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Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)

Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988

National Code of Practice for the evaluation of Training Providers for Lifting Machine Operators

7. Training Facilities and Course Requirements



1) The following facility requirements are to be provided for training -
a) Lecture and practical training facilities; and
b) Suitable audio-visual equipment in accordance with the NQF approved Learning Material/Programme which may include:
i) Overhead Projector;
ii) Video cassette recorder and Monitor or similar; or
iii) Flip Chart or White Board.




1) The accredited provider shall ensure that -
a) The approved learning programmes for the lifting machine/equipment codes offered must be aligned to Appendix 1 & 2 of the National Code of Practice and to the applicable unit standard/s;
b) Each learner receives a condensed learner handbook, which includes component illustrations, safety rules, load charts and checklists;
c) The practical and theoretical assessment tools aligned to the unit standard/s; and
d) Demonstrate the revision of learning programmes to reflect any changes in the applicable units standard/s and this code .of practice, within 90 days of the gazette date or published date.