(1 Day Course)
Certification: Knuckle Boom Truck
Certification: Truck Mounted Cranes, Knuckle Booms, Pickers and Boom Trucks (up to 8 Tons)
Course Length: 6-8 Hrs
» Special Large Group Pricing Available
» Saturday Bookings Available
This course will teach operators how to inspect the structural integrity of these versatile lifting machines and the frame work of the truck they are mounted on, including their safety systems and familiarizing participants with the crane limitations. We take all operators through best practices, safety legislation and the core fundamentals of operation.
» OHS Regulations
» Picker Truck Fundamentals
» Stability / Principles of Balance
» Proper Load Handling / Outriggers
» Load Weight / Crane Capacity
» Tag Lines and Hand Signals
» Hazard Assessment
» Pre-Operational Inspection
Each participant will be asked to complete a practical test to show they operate the equipment safely. Upon successful completion of the course, operators will receive a 'Westmat Certified' wallet sized operators card.
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Very informative instructor with knowledgeable and up to date material. Adequate time was spent covering the materials and discussion.
It was eye opening to see what can go wrong in a short time.
Jim is a fun and humorous speaker. Thanks for teaching me lots.
Excellent Session. Nice to have an instructor that is experienced in what they are teaching. Course was pretty good speed and coverage.
Meet Our Trainers
Alberta South | Calgary | Lethbridge | Medicine Hat
• 35 Years safety experience, manufacturing and Oil & Gas
• Technical background in manufacturing, aviation, and Oil and Gas.
Jim has been trained in most manufacturing processes including plastic, rubber, steel, wood, beverage, food, cement, recreational, automotive, heavy duty, aviation, marine, and oil & gas. With 30+ years of working with and training personnel, Jim has a thorough understanding of safety aspects in many industries, continuously attaining and maintaining various safety and industrial tickets.