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Overhead crane Training

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Overhead crane training and consulting services for Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, London, Kitchener, Toronto, St. Catherines, Windsor, Ontario, Canada,  as well as select cities in United States.

Overhead Crane Certification

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The overhead crane training certification operator course is taught by our well-trained professional staff.  The overhead crane operator training course is commonly referred to as chain hoists or sling hoist training. 

Our unique safety training program for overhead cranes will teach your employees the basics of safe overhead crane operation procedures and pre-shift inspections, so as to increase productivity and efficiency while reducing the risk of product damage, property damage, and accidents.This safety course is customized for people in the workplace struggling with illiteracy. This allows you to get your employees certified in half the time. Saving you valuable time and money.

Course Objective

To assist employers to meet the Occupational Health and Safety Act requirements to ensure the operators of lifting devices are competent persons, as well as upgrade the material handling practices within the company.

Concepts Of The Safe Use Of Overhead Cranes

  • Material Handling regulations under the OSHA 49 through 64.
  • Overhead hoist Pre-Shift checks and inspection
  • Analyze the lift
  • Load limits and capacity
  • Maintaining a safe distance
  • Lifting, moving, placing loads
  • Standard safe practices.
  • Controls and basic crane operation
  • Use of chains, slings, spreader bars, grabbers, and other attachments

Hands On Operator Evaluation

Each Operator will be evaluated on the safe use of cranes/slings using equipment they will be using in their regular use of the crane hoist/slings. Lastly: A written evaluation of this observation is completed, reviewed with participants, and given to the company for their records.

How Long does this course take?

Half a day maximum of twenty-five (25) participants per session. All crane training is delivered onsite and scheduled to your convenience (off shifts, weekends, whenever and wherever).