Overhead Crane

Overhead Crane Training – Course Details

It is envisaged that by the end of This Overhead Crane training course the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and
    their responsibilities as an operator.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to
    be used.
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their
    functions.
  • Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Set up exclusion zone.
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for overhead crane use.
  • Conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and
    legislative requirements.
  • Prepare the overhead crane for use and operate machine safely and efficiently
  • Environmental considerations.
  • Carry out all end of work and shut down procedures.