Overhead Crane Operator

Safe Lifting Practices, Rigging Inspections and Load Calculations

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  • Below-the-Hook Inspections
  • Load Calculations





English (US)

Course Details

Our program Overhead Crane Operator was developed to give participants an increased level of knowledge in safe rigging practices, load calculation, center of gravity, and pre-operational inspection of overhead cranes.

You should take this Overhead Crane Operator Training course if...

  • You are interested in being an Overhead Crane Operator and/or Inspector.
  • You lift loads using below-the-hook lifting devices.
  • You or your operators are not familiar with inspecting below-the-hook devices, overhead crane hand signals, how to calculate a load for safe lifting, or proper maintenance and inspection procedures.
  • You are hiring new operators and want to train and test them in safe rigging practices using overhead cranes, hoists, and slings.

Our Crane Operator Training Program includes:

  • Overhead Crane Types
  • Frequently Used Terms
  • Daily/Shift Inspection
  • Safe Rigging Practices
  • Overhead Crane Signals
  • Load Calculation and Center of Gravity
  • After the Lift Procedures
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Overhead Crane Maintenance

We are committed to helping you succeed in safe rigging practices.

Working Safe is Working Smart!

About Instructor


Sherri has over ten years experience in the Overhead Crane field developing training materials and creating online safety programs. She is a Certified Instructor for Crane/Hoist Inspection and Overhead Crane Operator.

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