Helicopter External Sling Load Operations

This course can be followed up with field training for specific load lifting scenarios.

TOPICS

GROUND OPERATIONS AROUND A RUNNING

HELICOPTER

BASIC HELICOPTER FLIGHT CONTROLS

HELICOPTER REMOTE HOOK SYSTEMS

LANDING ZONE SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

LIFTING A LOAD FROM THE GROUND

TRANSITIONING LOADS FROM HORIZONTAL

TO VERTICAL

TOWER TOP SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

DEALING WITH ROTOR DOWN WASH

DISCHARGING STATIC FROM EXTERNAL SLING

LOAD

WIND SPEEDS & HOW THEY EFFECT A

HOVERING HELICOPTER

GUIDE SYSTEMS & SPUD CABLES

RIGGING FOR LOADS HELICOPTER OPERATIONS

REMOVING AN EXISTING LOAD

INSTALLING A NEW LOAD

SAFE HELICOPTER RE-FUELING

EXAM