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Overhead Gantry Crane

To provide you with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements applicable to overhead crane operators, working in the construction industry and allied environments.

  • 3 Year Expiry
  • On Site
  • 1-2 Days
  • 3 Maximum

Course Aim

To provide you with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements applicable to overhead crane operators, working in the construction industry and allied environments.

Course Contents

Gaining a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and responsibilities as an operator. Learning a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used.

Certification

elegates are required to demonstrate their competence by passing three seperate tests. The tests consist of a pre use check, associated knowledge test and a practical test of operating skills. Successful delegates will be awarded their Certificate of Basic Training which is valid for a period of 3 years

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FAQ

  • Gaining a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and responsibilities as an operator.
  • Learning a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used.
  • Being able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions.
  • Being able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Setting up exclusion zone
  • Identifying and maintaining PPE appropriate for overhead crane use.
  • Conducting all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements.
  • Preparing the overhead crane for use and operating machine safely and efficiently
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carrying out all end of work and shut down procedures.
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Associated Knowledge Test (5 open and 20 multiple choice questions), Pre Use Test and Practical Test of Basic Operating Skills 

Max number of trainees: 3

Length of Certification: 3 Years

A Certificate of Training and ID card will be awarded to successful delegates, the course is accredited by either the RTITB or NPORS.

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