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Prepare for, and Sling Regular Loads


Why do a Prepare for, and sling regular loads course with TR Driver Training?

  • A theory and practical-based course designed to allow people looking to obtain their Truck Loader Crane qualification.
  • This course is a pre-requisite unit for unit standard 16617 Use a truck loader crane to lift and place regular loads.
  • This course is designed for those wanting the full classroom experience. 
  • No pre-course for trainees, our trainers will go through both theory and practical training all in one day.
Prepare for and Sling regular loads

Course Aim

To produce operators who can;

  • Identify on site hazards and apply controls.
  • Understand and deliver lift plans.
  • Select lifting equipment and prepare loads for lifting.
  • Demonstrate knot tying for tag lines.       


Equipment Requirements - Clients to supply:

  • Certified lift equipment (slings/ chain slings/ shackles).
  • Cones, barriers to secure training area.
  • 2 different types of loads.
  • Training room adequate for the size of the course.
  • TR Driver Training is able to source vehicles at extra cost if required.

Course Structure & Duration

  • One full day, made up of 3 hrs of theory and up to 5 hrs of practical experience slinging and preparing loads

Unit Standard Covered

  • Unit 30072 Prepare for and sling regular loads.

Course Numbers

  • Minimum of two with up to a maximum of four trainees to one instructor.

Course Fees

  • Group fees starting from $1,600 plus GST ($1,840 including GST). Please contact us for a quotation.

This course is scheduled and tailored to your specific requirements.
Please use the "ENQUIRE NOW" button to contact us to arrange a session.



We’re happy to custom build a training programme to suit your needs. We can also run a private course at your premises (Minimum of 6 people).