Overhead Crane Training
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This is a full, comprehensive “blended” course that can also be taken in a classroom at a “Training Provider” near you. If you prefer classroom training OR have already successfully completed the online portion of this course and require a skills assessment, click “Training Provider” to find one near you.

Course Description

This Online Overhead Crane course is a self guided online program that trains the students on basic overhead crane operation, inspection and evaluation. Also, The most current ASME standards were used to create this new 2020 Basic Rigging – Level 1 course which covers rigging techniques, inspections, and clarifies rigging misconceptions.

Course Contents


• Overhead crane types and common components
• Pre-use inspections and log books
• How to assess competency of the operator
• Proper operation & positioning
• Standards associated with Overhead Crane operation
• Rigging Hardware
• Slings
• Below the Hook Lifting Devices
• Hooks
• Manual Hoists
• Sling Hitches
• Sling Tensions
• Weight Calculations

Course Duration

In-Class Training – Full Day

Online – 4.5 hours (approximately)

Course Completion

The quizzes at the end of each chapter are intended and designed to strengthen your understanding of its contents. A passing mark of 70% is required and you ONLY have two retries of each quiz to achieve this. Upon successful completion of this course, a unique digital certificate, valid for three years, will be available to download and print for each course. On successful completion of the exam, the student will receive competency assessment forms that can be used by the employer.

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