Overhead Crane Training

Overhead Crane Training Courses Delivered At Your Premises
Overhead crane training which aims to provide a working knowledge of pendant crane operations including instruction & safe methods of when using the crane & hoist. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety Executive.

Overhead Crane Training Course Objectives

By the end of the course the operator should be able to:

  • Operate safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers manual and instructions and accepted good practice.
  • Operate the crane safely in response to given tasks and signals.
  • Carry out daily maintenance.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of crane terminology.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of signs given by signaller.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of responsibilities under relevant legislation.
  • Recognise defects and hazards that affect crane motions.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of lift plans.
  • Position the crane for a lift.

Overhead Crane Training Course Summary

  • Relevant regulations/legislation
  • Crane terminology
  • Slinging and operating to signallers guidance
  • Overhead crane operation
  • Parameters of use
  • Limitations of use
  • Lifting accessories
  • Lift plans
  • Angles of lift
  • Pendant controls
  • Basic, standard and complex lifts
  • Centre of gravity
  • Safety awareness
  • Pre-start inspections/maintenance
  • Emergency exit from crane (cab)

Overhead Crane Training Certification

SGT Training Limited Theory and Practical Certificate Valid for 3 years.

Overhead Crane Training Refresher Period

Overhead Crane Refresher Course after 3 years.

Any Other Relevant Information

This course is conducted on clients premises to allow delegates to be trained on specific types of overhead crane.