• Overhead Crane Training

  • œ29CFR 1910.179(A)(35),(B)(8)ASME B30.2

    Overhead Crane Training

    Overhead bridge and gantry safety crane training school for operators and supervisors responsible for the daily operations and safe performance of cranes. The training gives the operators the knowledge to operate safely and reduce accidents which causes downtime.

    All Purpose Crane Training provides specialized training for gantry and bridge cranes, Rigging and signalperson can be added as a module. Training is offered at your location anywhere in the United States and can be done online from your desktop or laptop computer. Safety is our first priority. Call and schedule a class today.

    Crane accidents cause injuries to operators, workers on the job site and even people nearby. The majority of overhead crane accidents are caused by human error which may result in safety risks. Accidents can be minimized or prevented through proper training.

    Bridge and Gantry Crane Topics Covered:

    • Size and characteristics of cranes.
    • Operational modes.
    • Major operational components.
    • Emergency shutdown procedures.
    • Locate and verify access to crane disconnect.
    • Lockout / tag-out requirements.
    • Inspect visual and audible hazards.
    • Control labeling and conditioning.
    • Pendant control strain relief.
    • Warning and capacity labeling.
    • Wire rope or chain condition.
    • Requirements for guards.
    • Emergency stop function.
    • Operation of a hoist, bridge, and trolley.
    • Bumper and stop requirements.
    • Limit devices and control functions.
    • Load control and operation safety.
    • Load block, hook and latch.
    • How to determine load weight.
    • How to avoid side pulling & load swing.
    • How to conduct a hoist brake check.
    • Load path and personal safety.
    • Activation of warning alarm.
    • Operation of a hoist, bridge, and trolley.
    • How to avoid shock loading.
    • Floor capacity for load placement.
    • Reporting deficiencies.
    • Regulations for operators.
    • Crane manufacturer’s instructions.
    • Functions and limitations of cranes.