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What is LEEA?

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is established across the globe as the leading representative body for all those involved in the lifting industry worldwide. They provide third party training and examination for technicians in the lifting equipment industry.

LEEA is the respected and authoritative representative body for members who work in every aspect of the industry, from design, manufacture, refurbishment, and repair, through to the hire, maintenance, and use of lifting equipment.

What services does LEEA provide?

The association has played a key role in this specialized field for over seventy years, key services they are involved in are:

– Training Services
– Technical Support
– Official Industry Representation
– Resources and Information
– Promotional and Networking Opportunities
– Member Engagement

LEEA represents members at the highest levels across a range of both public and private bodies, including various government departments, as well as nationally and internationally recognized professional and technical institutions.

Why use a LEEA Accredited member?

– Compliance to standards and legislations, wherever you are in the world.
– Competency of personnel for the design, manufacture, maintenance, testing and inspection of lifting equipment
– Continual Improvement as LEEA Members is expected to continually raise their standards of practice.

How has Hercules gotten involved?

When it comes to inspections, testing, repairs, and certification, you need to know that you and your equipment are in safe and experienced hands. At Hercules, all inspectors have or are working towards completion of LEEA accredited courses. We take pride in having experts on our team who take it upon themselves to continuously improve their skills and abilities.

With the training from LEEA our technicians are:

– Familiar with the most recent technology in the lifting industry
– Skilled and confident in their inspection skills
– Constantly learning and expanding their knowledge


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