Winch module P-3.3

Future course dates

Winch module P-3.319.09.20222 daysRegistration
Winch module P-3.303.10.20222 daysCourse full
Winch module P-3.314.11.20222 daysRegistration
Winch module P-3.312.12.20222 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)

Min enrollments


Target audience

Personnel that in their daily basis will use / uses winch

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 2.3Minimum number of questions: 10Maximum time for exam: 1 hourMinimum passing rate: 80%Theory module 3.3Minimum number of questions: 16Maximum time for exam: 1 hourMinimum passing rate: 80%

Course subjects

Construction and operation
Name of components
Certification, labeling
Spoling system, safety equipment
General safety rules and emergency procedures
Proper and improper use of winches
Use restrictions
Inspection, maintenance and disposal regulations for winch, wire rope, blocks, etc.
Theoretical exam

Practical exercises:
Daily control of winch equipment
Use the control lever and emergency stop
Use of emergency lowering possibly emergency raising
Driving speeds (start, stop, upper / lower position)
Driving with use of signal (hand, radio, driving the personnel)
Driving  load (light and heavy)
Planning of operation lifting personnel
Risk assessment
Riding belt (inspection & use)

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