Slinger / Signaller (Banksman) Training

A CSCS Slinger / Signaller (Banksman) Training Certificate is a mandatory requirement for safe lifting operations. The Slinger / Signaller (Banksman) is a skilled member of your team. All Slingers / Signallers Banksmen must understand both regulatory requirements and the operational requirements of the safe lifting operation.

Slinger / Signaller Banksman Course Aim:

To provide Slinger / Signaller (Banksman) Training, Course participants with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable them to give the correct hand signals to the crane driver. To give the candidate the knowledge to choose the correct lifting equipment and to sling the load properly and safely.


Slinger / Signaller Banksman Training Course Content:

Training Introduction
Construction Site Safety Awareness
Health and Safety Legislation
Checking slings, chains and straps
Choose the correct lifting equipment
Inspection of Block Grabs
Hand signals

Slinger Signaller (Banksman) Training Courses Ireland

Banksman slinger / signaller training – Ireland

Slinger / Signaller (Banksman) Training Course – Ireland

Course Duration: 1 Day

Course Times: 8.00 am-4.30 pm

Assessment: Theory and Practical Examination

Certification: On successful completion candidates will be awarded a FETAC Certificate and a CSCS Card

Training Course Prerequisites:

  • Completed New Entrants Log Book (Minimum 6 months experience) or meet criteria in the candidate pack
  • One Passport Photographs
  • Safe pass course completed
  • PPS Number
  • PPE(personal protective equipment), i.e. Hard Hat, High Vis Vest, Steel Toe Capped Boots, Gloves.


The course is delivered through a combination of classroom-based tutorials and practical training. Our slinger / signaller training course and assessment programme enables experienced plant operators to gain recognition for their achievements. Successful Banksman slinger / signaller training candidates get certified after demonstrating their skills, knowledge and attitudes associated with plant operations.


Slinger Signaller Course – KTC Safety



KTC has one of the largest dedicated training centres in the Ireland. At KTC we have the Slinger / Signaller training experience with a highly skilled team to meet your needs. We also provide training in: Quarrying, Forestry, Retail, Education, Transport, Agricultural and many more areas.

Our purpose built headquarters are in Portlaoise, Co. Laois.


The KTC safety Banksman slinger / signaller training  is approved by :

Solas Fetac


Kearney Training and Consultancy Ltd provide Slinger / Signaller Banksman Training Courses throughout Ireland. We are based at our strategically located Approved Training Centre in Portlaoise, County Laois, just 45 minutes from Dublin. We also cater for, and provide these CSCS Training Courses in Antrim, Armagh, Carlow, Cavan, Clare, Cork, Derry, Donegal, Down, Dublin, Fermanagh, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Leitrim, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Tyrone, Waterford, Westmeath, Wexford and Wicklow.

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