Equipment, Facilities and Maintenance > Design, Planning and Executing in Heavy Lifting – Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

About this Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

From contract signing to project execution, the efficient and safe execution of heavy transportation and lifting involves a variety of specialised load handling equipment and qualified people.

Through the use of videos, animations, discussions and presentations, this 4 half-day advanced Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) course has been designed to train personnel with more than five years of experience and organisations involved with heavy lifting and transports and equip them with the relevant knowledge to prevent costly accidents and improve safety performance.

At the end of the VILT course, an evaluation test with 30 multiple choice questions will be done in order to evaluate what participants have learned. Since 2008, more than 2,700 delegates in 26 countries have attended this course. This course is approved for 15 SDU points.

*Participants will require a ruler and scientific calculator during the 4 half-days.

**Small changes can occur due to the updating of the course material with new insights and developments of new equipment.

By the end of this VILT course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain Forces, Mass and Center of Gravity
  • Learn about Heavy Transport with Hydraulic Platform Trailer
  • Discuss Lifting of Loads with Two or More Cranes
  • Learn about Maintenance and Inspection
  • Explain Skidding, Jacking & Moving Techniques
  • Understand the Setting Up of a Project Planning
  • Explain the Preparation of a Cost Estimate
  • Learn about Load-outs of Extreme Heavy Lifts
  • Learn about Safety and Risk Analysis
  • Explain Heavy Lift Shipping
  • Learn about Accidents and How to Avoid Them

This VILT course will benefit experienced construction managers, warrantee surveyors, heavy lift specialists, heavy transport specialists, project engineers, logistics and supply chain engineers, freight forwarders, QHSE engineers, cargo and loading specialists or those involved in daily movements and lifting operations of heavy loads with more than five years of experience.

  • Intermediate

The VILT course will be delivered online in 4 half-day sessions comprising 4 hours per day, with 2 breaks of 10 minutes per day.

Course Duration: 4 half-day sessions, 4 hours per session (16 hours in total).

Your expert course leader is a Senior/Fabrication Engineer & Heavy Lift Specialist who specialises in Heavy Transportation and Handling, Fabrication Management and Structural/Mechanical Engineering and Design. Under Heavy Transportation and Handling, he focuses on heavy and large component lifting analysis in offshore conditions.

His experience is not limited to just Transport and Heavy Lift. It cuts across to Vessel Outfitting, Heavy Civils and Offshore Wind. He has worked on established Loading projects such as Port of Nador and Papa Terra.

He has a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology.

To further optimise your learning experience from our courses, we also offer individualized “One to One” coaching support for 2 hours post training. We can help improve your competence in your chosen area of interest, based on your learning needs and available hours. This is a great opportunity to improve your capability and confidence in a particular area of expertise. It will be delivered over a secure video conference call by one of our senior trainers. They will work with you to create a tailor-made coaching program that will help you achieve your goals faster.
Request for further information about post training coaching support and fees applicable for this.

Learn what past participants have said about EnergyEdge training courses

First of all. Thank you very much for your excellent 2 days Master class training in Singapore. I have enjoyed every moment listening to your presentation today and sure learned a lot of things out of the 2-days session

Engineer, Jacobs Engineering Singapore

Excellent course for anybody associated with Heavy Lifts. I have learned from a highly experienced instructor with in-depth knowledge of the subject and wish that the course duration could be more to get the maximum benefit. Well done & thanks

Maintenance Manager, MPSC - Bahrain

I personally find your seminar very fruitful and I must thank you for your unselfishness in sharing with your participants on your vast experience in heavy lift. Your handouts and videos are very interesting and more importantly, it can still happen in today’s real world despite technology advancements

Marine & Transport Risk Consultant, AXA Corporate Solutions Assurance