Crane Operator Training

National Standard Quality Training

We aim to provide high quality crane operator training instructing persons in the use of pendant control overhead cranes in workshops, warehouse and offshore environments. We provide the knowledge and skills necessary for safe operation of overhead travelling cranes.

Course Content

Our crane operator training includes the following classroom and practical instruction:

  • Pre-start checks
  • Operational checks
  • Safe systems of work
  • Operating crane with various loads in good and restricted areas
  • Correct shutdown procedures
  • Correct slinging techniques
  • Load estimation
  • Calculation of angles and tensions
  • Lifting gear pre-use checks
  • Procedures for dealing with damaged or faulty equipment
  • Emergency procedures

The course will be completed with an assessment, requires training to be held on the clients premises with a suitable classroom including flip chart or whiteboard.

All equipment used for the practical exercises must meet industry standards and be certified as fit for use.

For more details on our crane operator training or to book your course contact us today.

Crane Slinger Training

Our crane slinger training instructs persons involved in basic slinging and crane lifting operations to guide crane operators by hand and radio signals, in both good and restricted visibility, and to safely carry out basic slinging procedures.

Course Content

Our crane slinger training includes the following classroom instruction:

  • Legislation of lifting appliances and gear
  • Responsibilities of the banksman
  • Basic crane appreciation
  • Crane hand and radio signals
  • Safe and correct methods of slinging
  • Use of tag lines

Practical instruction and delegate participation on the following:

Inspection of equipment before use to include:

  • Wire rope slinging
  • Round (endless) slinging
  • Shackles
  • Hooks
  • Eye bolts
  • Slinging of various loads using the above lifting gear
  • Banking/signalling crane using hand signals and radios in good and restricted visibility

Correct procedures for stowage of lifting gear and procedures for dealing with damaged/faulty equipment.

For more details on our crane slinger training or to book your course contact us today.

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Why Choose Us

Nationwide Training Courses

With a wide range of training courses covering the whole of the UK we can provide everything you need for machinery handling and safety training.

We have an excellent customer reputation and all our instructors are are registered by RTITB or ITSSAR who are recognised by the Health & Safety Commission. We hold ITSSAR accreditation and are IOSH trained.

We tailor our courses to suit your needs with an extensive range including:

  • Abrasive Wheel
  • Confined Spaces
  • Crane
  • First Aid Training
  • Forklift
  • Harness
  • Ladder
  • Manual Handling
  • MEWP's
  • Racking training
  • Risk Assessment
  • Slinger
  • Spillage Awareness
  • Working at Height

Safety Officer Service

Risk assessments to help prevent potential accidents.

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