Safe Overhead Crane Operation Training

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Cranes play a pivotal role across industries, streamlining the process of lifting and transporting heavy items. In situations where manual lifting is impractical, these powerful machines step in, bolstering efficiency and productivity. Overhead cranes, in particular, excel at tasks like transferring materials from trucks, shifting items across different sites, and maneuvering containers within shipyards or rail hubs. They're also instrumental in moving components along assembly lines. However, improper handling of overhead cranes can pose serious safety risks.


Course Overview

Our Safe Overhead Crane Operation course is meticulously designed to empower individuals with the essential safety skills and procedures for overhead crane operations. Aspiring overhead crane operators will learn the best practices to enhance control during lifting tasks. If you’re looking to deepen your expertise in this area, our crane operator training is the perfect fit. Join our crane operator course and set the standard in safety training for the industry.

Aims & Objectives

Participants undertaking this crane operator training will gain a deep understanding of the critical safety guidelines, best practices, and necessary skills for proficient overhead crane operation. By the end of this safety course, delegates will:

  • Recognize and effectively handle potential hazards.
  • Comprehend and adhere to vital safety instructions, warnings, and operational precautions.
  • Master the specific rules and techniques tailored for their crane.
  • Perfect the art of safely loading, lifting, maneuvering, and placing loads.
  • Understand the key procedures for securing and maintaining the crane’s integrity. Enroll in our crane operator course to ensure optimal safety and proficiency in overhead crane functionalities.

Target Audience

Individuals engaged in overhead crane operator activities and tasks.

Course Duration: One Day

Course Content

The course consists of Theoretical & Practical Knowledge in the following areas:

Module 1:

  • Overall Course Learning Objective
  • Training requirements
  • Core Program
  • Source of Regulations
  • Worksite Hazards
  • Prior to Operating an Unfamiliar Crane
  • Types & Components

Module 2:

  • Inspections
  • Maintenance
  • Load Handling
  • Signals & Signalperson
  • Lift Types

Module 3:

  • Basic Rigging
  • Hot Metal
  • Operator Qualification
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safety of other workers
  • Conclusion

Module 4:

  • Written examination
  • Practical or Hands On
  • Practical Evaluation (Acceptable level has to be achieved)



Before and after the Safe Overhead crane operation course, participants will undergo a theoretical assessment using multiple-choice questions. To pass, candidates need to score at least 75% on the post-course test. Additionally, a practical safety training evaluation requires a minimum achievement of 75% marks.

Certification & Validity

Complete the Safe Overhead crane operation course training successfully and earn your TTI Card & Certification. This safety training certificate is valid for a year from the date of training.