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Capstan Winch Training Courses

We carry out RTITB accredited novice, existing and refresher winch training on all types of capstan winches on a wide variety of vessels for  a wide variety of industries:

Our Capstan winch training courses are designed to help employers of vessel crews meet their legal training obligations under the Work Equipment (PUWER) Regulations.

Our winch training is also conducted in accordance with LOLER (Lifting Equipment and Lifting Equipment Regualtions) 1998, PUWER (Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations) 1998 and in consultation with the guidelines laid down by LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association).

Course Content

Our Capstan winch training courses cover the following theoretical and practical elements for a maximum of 4 candidates:




The practical elements of the course are continually assessed and the course concludes with a practical and theoretical assessment.

At the end of  the course each candidate receives an RTITB Accredited Certificate of Capstan Winch Training and Operators Card.