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Fundamentals of Overhead Cranes

Overhead Crane Training

Learn the Fundamentals of Overhead Cranes: Available on Demand

Overview

This program will provide students with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills of lifting with the aid of overhead cranes to enable them to perform lifting operations safely. This program is best suited for operators who perform repetitive lifts with minimal rigging required. In the province of Nova Scotia this program is suitable for cranes with capacities under 10 Ton.

Content

  • Regulations and standards
  • Risk management
  • Lifting plan
  • Basic rigging
  • Overhead crane pre-use inspection
  • Crane types and components
  • Overhead crane safe operating principles
  • Communications (radio and hand signals)
  • Practical application of the equipment and principles

 

Format

The program is a combination of theory and practical training. Students are evaluated by means of a written test and a practical evaluation. Upon successful completion of the program, a certificate will be issued valid for 3 years.

Duration

2 days (customized programs are available).

Fundamentals of Overhead Cranes

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Meet Our Trainers

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Kevin Giles
Kevin Giles

General Manager of Training and Safety

Steve Hache

Steve Hache

Operations Manager, Training Specialist

Glody Catuambi

Glody Catuambi

Training Specialist (Quebec)

Paul Amirault

Paul Amirault

Contract Trainer (New Brunswick)

Elizabeth LeClair

Elizabeth LeClair

Safety Training Facilitator NCSO, COHS

Omar Kotti

Omar Kotti

Training Specialist, HSE professional

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