PUWER Training Course

The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998

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Kentra can provide a PUWER training course which is certificated with ourselves as a Training provider. The full name is The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.

Ratio  6 Candidates: 1 Instructor, Duration: 1 Day

Aim

The course is designed for everyone who would like to understand the requirements imposed by the PUWER Regulations on an employer in respect of work equipment shall apply to such equipment provided for use or used by an employee of his at work.

Course Content
Citation and commencement
Interpretation
Application.
Suitability of work equipment
Maintenance
Inspection.
Specific risks
Information and instructions
Training
Conformity with Community requirements
Dangerous parts of machinery
Protection against specified hazards
High or very low temperature
Controls for starting or making a significant change in operating conditions
Stop controls
Emergency stop controls
Controls
Control systems
Isolation from sources of energy
Stability
Lighting.
Maintenance operations
Markings
Warnings.
Employees carried on mobile work equipment
Rolling over of mobile work equipment
Overturning of  lift trucks
Self-propelled work equipment
Remote-controlled self-propelled work equipment
Drive shafts

Course Requirements
A room suitable for the theory session.

Certificate & Validation
Candidates successfully completing this course will receive the following:
Kentra certification for the PUWER Training Course.

PUWER Training Course

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