Fluent Motion Inc
Overhead Crane Operator Training Course

Overhead Crane Operator Training Course

This course is designed for both new and experienced operators covering theoretical and practical overhead crane principles. This company-specific training is conducted at the client location and instructs participants on the use of crane equipment at their facility.

Upon completion of the practical examination, successful participants will receive an Overhead Crane Operation Certificate as proof of certification.

Theoretical Component (In Class)

  • Introduction
  • Performing of Pre-Shift Inspection
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Industrial Establishments – Regulation 851
  • Crane and Sling Inspection
  • Basic Principles: Overhead Crane Design/Operation
  • Hitch and Sling Angles
  • Hardware and Attachment Lifting (specific to application)
  • Crane Safety
  • Hand Signals (if required)
  • Turning Loads (if required)
  • Evaluation (written test)

Legislative Reference

Ont. Reg. 213/91 Construction Projects s. 26.2 (1)

Practical Component (Hands On)

  • Review of Pre-Shift Inspection
  • Hands-on Training and Application
  • Safe Operating Techniques
  • Dealing with Company Specific Hazards
  • Evaluation (practical test)

Course Material

Participant manual, pre-use inspection sheet and wallet card

Target Audience

Users of cranes, supervisors, JHSC members, health and safety representatives

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