Lorry Mounted Cranes - Hiab

The Lorry Loader is used in industry to unload /load goods from the lorry on which it is mounted. Operators of the Hi-Ab are required to hold a certificate of training which shows they have attended a training course and passed a test to a set national standard.


  • Dependent upon skill level, experience and number of candidates.

How to Book

  • To book Lorry Loader training at a commercial premises - call the sales team on 01964 529006 or complete our on-line contact us form

Course Venue

  • Commercial/ Private premises with access to a Hydraulic Lorry Mounted Crane.

The Lorry Mounted Crane (HIAB) course can count towards 7 Driver CPC Hours

Please contact us for more details or book onto one of our open courses

Note: This course has been approved by the relevant accrediting bodies and complies with both the Health & Safety Executives Guidance HSG6 & Approved Code of Practice L117.

Pastel Training hold RTITB accreditation and are able to offer Forklift truck training at customer premises around the UK.

Course Content

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety code
  • Pre-use checks on a Lorry Mounted Crane
  • Factors affecting stability and Mobility of the crane and lorry
  • Motive controls & Hydraulic controls
  • Operating in open and confined areas

Course Assessment

  • Theoretical assessment of 5 open and 20 multiple choice questions, which can be conducted orally where language barriers or literacy difficulties exist.
  • Practical Test of basic operating skills, confirming skills taught on the Lorry Mounted Crane training course

Course Certification:

  • RTITB accredited certificate and credit card style photo ID card - no extra charge

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