Overhead Crane Safety Training

Course Overview:

This training program is designed to provide overhead crane operators with a solid foundation in health and safety standards, preventative maintenance and proper procedures for safe operation. The course consists of classroom theory with a written component and practical, hands-on experience. Course content is delivered through a PowerPoint presentation and interactive discussion and reinforced through workbooks and supplementary handouts.

The Course Curriculum Covers:

  • Safety regulations & standards
  • Overhead crane fundamentals & overview
  • Crane terminology
  • Preventative maintenance & procedures (pre-operational inspections)
  • Crane movement & controls
  • Load control techniques
  • Brakes overview
  • Load hook up & handling
  • Crane start up & shut down
  • Rigging

Provided by:
Leavitt Machinery

Course length:
8 hours

Class minimum/maximum:
4/8

Supervisors Safety Certificate Program:
elective course

EOCP CEU’s:
n/a

Price:
$1,950 per class in Lower Mainland;
$2,300 outside Lower Mainland

Post Session:
Wallet Card

Course Timeline:
re-certification is 3 years

Note
  • PPE Required
  • Organization required to provide equipment and are responsible for any related costs

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