Pre-Operational Items

Is the operative aware of the Risk Assessment for the activity and understand the content?

Knowledge of and shows correct pre usage checks before switching on

Does Trainee follow inspection checklist?

Has the trainee shown knowledge of all safety signs?

Machinery awareness

Is Trainee familiar with machinery controls?

Knowledge and use of all PPE associated with the equipment

Knows how to hold and handle machine properly

Is the area to be worked on clear of all hazards?

Are all manual handling techniques being used by the operator?

Is the machinery being fuelled / stored correctly?

Observation notes

Equipment Approvals

Is the operative able to use the equipment following the RA guidelines?

Photographs to be taken before, during and after use

Authorising details

I the undersigned agree to follow the RA guidelines set out in the handbook and feel confident enough to use the this piece of equipment
I the undersigned have witnessed the correct use of the equipment
I the undersigned believe that the operative is unable to use the equipment until full training has been recieved
Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.