Winch operator P-3.3

Future course dates

Winch operator P-3.307.03.20242 daysCourse full
Winch operator P-3.321.03.20242 daysRegistration
Winch operator P-3.302.04.20242 daysRegistration
Winch operator P-3.302.05.20242 daysRegistration
Winch operator P-3.306.06.20242 daysRegistration

Course details

Course length


Max enrollments

12 (practical exercise 1 instructor pr 6 candidates)


The student must have completed module 0-1.1 alternative module 1.1-2.3 ( former F 2703), basic use of fall arrest in accordance with NS9610, NOROG guidence 113.

Min enrollments


Target audience

Personnel that in their daily basis will use / uses winch (Rougneck, Operational Responsible Person, Safety delegate, lead/coordinate lifting operations)

Minimum attendance to pass


Course goal

The objective of the training is given training to acquire a good theoretical / practical basic education and adequate knowledge about the safe use of winches and associated equipment so that accidents are avoided


Theory module 3.3  Maximum time for exam: 30minutes Minimum passing rate: 80% Minimum number of questions: 16

Course subjects

Safe use of winch/man rider
Construction of winch
Construction of man rider winch
General safety rules and emergency procedures
Marking, certification, documentation
Inspection, maintenance and disposal regulations for winch, wire rope, blocks, etc.
Mounting of wire
Practical use of winch/man rider
Theoretical exam

Course diploma

A certificate will be issued to each candidate who successfully has completed the training. Course certificate will contain information about the training location, course content, date of completion, the candidate's name and date of birth and be signed by the Managing Director/Course Coordinator


Maintenance in accordance with NORSOK R-003