COURSE: Crane & Hoist Safety for Construction

COMPLIANCE REFERENCE: T8 CCR 5006, 29 CFR 1910.179-184

DURATION OF COURSE: 8-16 hour initial training, 4 hour refresher

Note: Training will be equipment specific for overhead, gantry, job and cantilever.

The purpose of this classroom and practical hands-on training course is to increase employee awareness of the safety, engineering principles and safe operating practices regarding lifting equipment.

At the completion of this training session, the participants will be acquainted with the following information:

  • Crane operations Code of Safe Practices
  • Engineering principles 
  • Inspection of maintenance requirements 
  • Lifting devices chains, wire rope, slings and synthetic slings
  • Operational testing
  • Practical performance

At the conclusion of the class, each participant will take a written examination and complete a course evaluation.