(1 Day Course)
Attendees: Groups and Individuals
Certification: Overhead Crane & Rigging
Equipment Type: Fixed Yard / Indoor Cranes
Course Length: 6-8 Hrs
This course takes an in-depth look at the safe operating procedures and regulations involved with the use of overhead cranes. In our on site overhead crane training course we take participants through best practices in proper rigging, rigging selection and hazard identification as well as the core fundamentals of overhead cranes, load limits, maintenance and lock out procedures.
» OHS Regulations
» Overhead Crane Fundamentals
» Proper Rigging & Equipment Selection.
» Proper Load Handling
» Log Books & Load Charts
» Tag Lines and Hand Signals
» Hazard Assessment
» Pre-Operational Inspection
Upon successful completion each participant will have a deep understanding of their crane and its unique operating characteristics. Operators will also 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.