Overhead Crane

Handling high level manouvres in a competent and safe manner

Who is it for?

This course provides training for those who have experience in crane operation including slinging and lifting but require accredited training.

What will I learn?
  • Ensure delegates understand the general hazards of working with cranes
  • To ensure that delegates fully understand the safety implications of operating overhead cranes
  • Be equipped with the knowledge and skills to operate safe systems of work

Course Details

  • Duration: One Day
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Course Overview
  • Legal requirements
  • Identify the principles of slinging and lifting in relation to their work environment
  • Pre-use checks
  • Operators Safety Code for the crane
  • Inspection of equipment
  • Familiarisation of controls
  • Various lifting exercises
  • Ropes, Chains and Accessories
  • Recommended Hand Signals
  • Slinging Methods


This is limited to 6 delegates per course.  Videos and practical exercises, subject to equipment availability, will be used throughout to support the theory training. 

This is a Company Sponsored Course

This course is only available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.

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