Overhead Crane Competent Operator

Overhead Crane Competent Operator Training is a two-part program consisting of a comprehensive in-class theory session followed by practical operating testing. The program covers a broad spectrum of overhead crane operation and rigging focusing on those particular to your operation.

 

Classroom Training Content

 

     

  • Occupational Health and Safety Regulations and Industry Standards related to cranes
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  • Hazard Assessments
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  • Types of Cranes
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  • Crane Capacities
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  • Inspections
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  • Repairs and Maintenance
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  • Crane Operation & Pendant Controls
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  • Rigging
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  • Sling Angles, Calculations
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  • Load Estimation
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  • Center of Gravity
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  • Critical Lift Determination & Guidelines
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  • Lift Planning Guidelines
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  • Hand Signals
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  • Maintenance
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  • Emergency Procedures
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Takeaway

 

Participants will learn how to safely and effectively operate your specific overhead crane(s), attachments and related components. This program is suitable for new and existing operators.

 

Duration & Location

 

40 Hour Overhead Crane Competent Operator is a combination of both Theory & Practical training. This site specific training is required to be conducted at your facility using your actual Overhead Cranes in your operating environment.

 

Program Includes

 

     

  • Written Examination
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  • Record of training report to the employer
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  • Individual wallet certificates upon successful completion of course
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