Overhead Crane Operator Training

Overhead Crane Training Course teaches operators how to safely operate Overhead Cranes in your workplace.

Overhead Crane Training creates a safer workplace for the operator and other employees in the workplace, and keeps your company up to date and current with the latest Manitoba Workplace Regulations.

Trained and certified operators will save your company money:

  • You will have less damaged products.
  • Less wear and tear on the equipment.
  • Less insurance claims.
  • Increased production and less downtime.

Our Overhead Crane Training Course is available onsite at your location and around your schedule. 

We offer training during regular business hours, evenings, weekends and mid-night shifts.

Course Description 

This program will consist of the following topics:

  • Occupational Safety and Health Act
  • Employer and employee responsibilities
  • Importance of the operators manuals
  • Components of Overhead Cranes
  • Operating controls
  • Characteristics of Overhead Cranes
  • Load limits and capacities
  • Lifting and moving loads
  • Placing loads
  • Fundamentals of Overhead Cranes
  • Slings and Rigging techniques
  • Use of chains, spreader bars, grabbers and other attachments
  • Handling emergencies
  • How to properly conduct "Pre-Shift Inspections" and "Workplace Inspections"
  • How to deal with workplace hazards
  • Operator evaluation

Additional Information:  

  • Must have an Overhead Crane onsite in order to do the training. 
  • Minimum class size is 4 operators.
  • Once the course is successfully completed, the operator will be provided with a wallet sized certificate and wall diploma on behalf of your company.
  • Certification is valid for 3 years.

Ph# 204-415-7451