4 Modules – £35

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER)

This short course provides you with an introduction to the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment.Regulations 1998, otherwise known as LOLER. The course starts by explaining the purpose of LOLER, before setting out what is meant by a lifting
operation. It then provides some examples of equipment covered by the legislation.
Next, it explores why lifting equipment safety is so important, detailing the types of injuries that machinery can cause.

Moving on, the course covers the equipment maintenance requirements that must be complied with by law. It provides a detailed explanation as to what is meant by ‘thorough examination’ under

LOLER, then looks at lifting equipment markings and the safe working load.
It finishes by covering what the regulations require of your organisation when it comes to the protection of young persons.

Course Modules and % Pass required

  • 1. What is LOLER? 70% 70%
  • 2. Why is Lifting Equipment Safety Important? 70% 70%
  • 3. Maintenance of Equipment 70% 70%
  • 4. Protection of Young Persons 70% 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


19 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).