LEEA CERTIFICATION AT HERCULES SLR

LEEA is established across the world as the leading trade association for those involved in the lifting industry. Their vision is to promote enhanced standards and sustainable development for the worldwide Lifting & Safety Industry. LEEA’s mission is to educate, influence and enable so best practice is normal practice.  

The Lifting Equipment Engineer’s Association, also known as LEEA, is the leading global trade association for those involved in the lifting & rigging industry.

Did you know there are only 4 full LEEA members in Canada? Hercules SLR is proud to be one of them—And the only full LEEA member in the Maritime provinces.

 

WHY USE A FULL LEEA MEMBER?

WHY USE A LEEA MEMBER? 

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is:
  • Established all over the world
  • The leading trade association for those involved in the lifting industry
  • Has been in the lifting field for over 75 years
  • Provides training, technical and legal advice, examination and licensing
  • LEEA Members represent those in the lifting industry from the design, manufacture, refurbishment & repair, through to the hire, maintenance and use of lifting equipment.

When you receive training and technical services from LEEA-accredited members, you’re guaranteed:

COMPLIANCE 

  • LEEA members are compliant to standards and legislation wherever they are in the world. (Did you know? Hercules SLR inspection technicians must be educated in both North American and lifting standards in the United Kingdom to pass LEEA certifications).

COMPETENCY

  • Personnel who design, manufacture, maintenance, test and inspect lifting equipment are deemed competent by LEEA.

CONTINUAL IMPROVEMENT IN STANDARDS OF PRACTICE 

  • LEEA Members are expected to continually raise their standards of practice. They are subject to technical audits of their working practices and their employees are required to undertake training and CPD.
LEEA ACCREDITED TRAINING AT THE HERCULES TRAINING ACADEMY

LEEA ACCREDITED TRAINING AT HERCULES TRAINING ACADEMY

Courses at the Hercules Training Academy are LEEA-Accredited, which means our course materials, trainers and facilities are held to a rigorous standard that ensures quality and consistency. LEEA Accredited Rigging Courses:

  • Adhere to the highest technical and safety standards during the build and delivery of their courses
  • Trainers are appropriately qualified and experienced
  • Facilities ensure students are comfortable and present a good learning environment
LEEA CERTIFICATION AT HERCULES SLR: BY THE NUMBERS

LEEA CERTIFICATION AT HERCULES SLR: BY THE NUMBERS

leea certification and accreditation at hercules slr

Where does LEEA Certification fit in at Hercules SLR? This is LEEA certification at Hercules SLR, by the numbers:

  • 52 people with the LEEA Foundations Program
  • 42 people with the LEEA Lifting Equipment, General Diploma
  • 12 people with the Lifting Machine, Manual Diploma
  • 12 people with the Offshore Container Diploma
  • 1 person with the Rails and Runways Diploma
LEEA STRIVES TO BE

LEEA STRIVES TO BE: 

  • Member focused – Everything they do must be aimed at improving the position of our members
  • Outward facing – LEEA builds relationships with the sectors in which our members work
  • Forward looking – LEEA looks to the future and develop solutions which ensure that our employers stay ahead of the curve
  • Insight sharing – LEEA shares our work and insights with our members
  • Excellence seeking – LEEA aims to be excellent

Hercules SLR is a proud member of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association. By being a full LEEA member, Hercules SLR benefits from unrivaled access to all of the latest technical, legal and safety information necessary to operate successfully in today’s lifting equipment industry. 

LEEA represents members like the Hercules Training Academy at the highest levels across a range of both public and private bodies, including government departments, nationally & internationally recognized professional and technical institutions.

Hercules Group of Companies is comprised of: Hercules SLRHercules Machining & Millwright ServicesSpartan Industrial MarineStellar Industrial Sales and Wire Rope Atlantic.