Overhead Crane & Hoist Operator

This course was developed for any personnel responsible for operating overhead cranes and hoists. This class can be conducted at your facility and customized to fit your equipment. This course ensures that companies meet the OSHA, ASME, and CMAA qualification requirements for overhead crane and hoist operation.

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Equipment covered:

  • Overhead Bridge and Gantry Cranes
  • Monorails and Underhung Cranes & Hoists
  • Jib Cranes – Cab/Pulpit Operated Cranes & Hoists
  • Pendant Operated Cranes & Hoists – Remote Operated Cranes & Hoists

Topics covered:

  • Types, Components, Terminology – Safe Operating Practices
  • Causes of Crane Accidents – Hand Signals
  • Basic Rigging – OSHA/ASME Inspection Requirements
  • Inspection Classifications – Record keeping, Proper Documentation
  • Inspection Procedures & Techniques – Recognizing Deficiencies & Safety Hazards
  • Operator Qualifications

Students will receive:

  • Student Workbook
  • Hands-On Operation
  • Certificate of Completion