Industrial Hoisting, Rigging and Crane Safety

Course Overview

This training program has been designed to address the safety concerns associated with working with and around cranes during land based operations.  

This program ensures the participants understand the hazards involved with working around cranes and the knowledge on how to work safely and efficiently around them.

Participants will receive crane safety training and participate in inspections of rigging equipment, the development of a lift plan and learn basic crane operating hand signals.

Course Duration:  1 day

Who should attend?

This program is designed for participants who are involved in hoisting, rigging and crane operations.

Course dates:

Curriculum Topics: 

Types of Industrial Cranes
∗  Types of Slings, Hardware and their Uses
∗  Lift Planning, Load Dynamics and Sling Configurations
∗  Best Practicies and Crane Safety
∗  Legislative and other Requirements
∗  Inspect Work Area, Crane, Load, Slings and Hardware
∗  Industrial Crane Signals
∗  Safety during Crane Operations
∗  Lift a Symmetrical Load using an Overhead Crane

Note:  Participants must bring personal protective equipment.