Course Code: 021

This hands-on training will provide the participant with the opportunity to apply the previously learned theoretical knowledge to the proper operation of an overhead crane. This is the second part of a two-part requirement to become a qualified overhead crane operator

Participants will:

  • Participants will demonstrate that they have retained and understood the information covered in the theoretical portion of the program by participating in a practical overhead crane assessment including conducting pre-use inspections, slinging or rigging loads, checking the set-up, raising moving and lowering loads.

Single Girder Crane Double Girder Crane

Evaluation of practical demonstration
Employees who are required to operate an overhead crane
  • Depends on type of Crane used and operator ability, 45 minutes per person
  • Evaluation forms and certificates issued upon successful completion
  • Please note all new operators must have a minimum of 4 hours of supervised practice time on each machine before being assessed. Supervision must be completed by a competent person.