Cargo Handling

Skills training is the lifeblood of a healthy economy, the veins of a developing society...

ROTC offers a Cargo Handling course. This course has been designed to offer a broad and strong base for cargo handling operators.


Topics that will be addressed during the course are:

  • Types of transport;
  • Communication & Boatswain signals;
  • Lashing/ securing cargo (such as slings, wire-ropes, chains);
  • Lifting equipment and lifting equipment operations;
  • Lifting loads;
  • Horizontal/Vertical Safety and Risk Prevention;
  • Stuffing and Stripping.

Basic English comprehension skills.

Duration & Start Date

The course duration is 3 days. Please contact ROTC for the course schedule.


Please contact us for further details.

Additional Information
  • Training is provided in Portuguese and/or English;
  • Courses will be executed in-company or at an alternative training location;
  • Client to provide all relevant equipment, PPE and facilities;
  • Participants successfully completing the course will receive a ROTC Certificate of Proficiency.