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Overhead Gantry Crane

Duration:

1-2 Day[s]

Course Code:

L008

Who's it for:

Delegates requiring training in the processes involved in operating an overhead travelling crane in the workplace.

Accreditations

Aims and benefits:

The aim of this course is to train delegates in the safe and effective use of overhead gantry cranes within a workplace environment. [i.e. warehouse]

Course Content:

  • Operating the crane safely in accordance with the manufacturers handbook and
  • demonstrate knowledge of the concepts set out in the Approved Codes of
  • Practice
  • Demonstrate a competent understanding of the cranes controls and proper use of
  • the lifting tackle
  • Estimate / Determine the weight of loads / Centre of gravity
  • Use appropriate crane signals and communications
  • Types of lifting tackle and their applications [Ability to select appropriate lifting
  • tackle]
  • Methods of slinging and lifting as well as an appreciation for the angles of a lift.
  • Isolating faulty equipment / Procedures for fault reporting
  • Methods to protect loads from damage
  • Attaching lifting equipment to slings / Carrying out a test lift / How to plan a lift

Training Methods:

  • Practical Aspect
  • Classroom/Tutorials

Methods of Assessment:

  • Practical Test
  • Written Test
  • In House Certification upon successful completion of course

Where Next?:

  • NPORS Accreditation also available subject to training and testing
  • ITSSAR Accreditation also available subject to training and testing
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