Safe Crane Operation Training

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Safe Crane Operation Training Solutions

Crane Operator Training is designed for crane operators and the supervisory personnel responsible for the daily operation and safe performance of cranes.

Safe Crane Operation – Employees of most of the heavy industries work with different kind of cranes under various circumstances. Crane accidents cause injuries to operators, workers on the job site and even people nearby. The majority of crane accidents are caused by human error which may result in safety risks and uncontrollable downtime. Accidents can be minimised or prevented through proper training and crane usage.

The training gives participants the working knowledge to assist in reducing operator errors that may lead to unnecessary downtime. Crane operator training can provide additional knowledge to help avoid possible serious injury to personnel caused by improper crane operation.

Participants will learn local requirements for crane operation.

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Course Details

Safe Crane Operation Training Onsite and Online Courses

Course Duration

Four hour OELT (Online Expert Led Training): Understanding and awareness level course

One day: Understanding and awareness level course

Two days: Understanding, awareness and implementation level course with more case studies and live examples

6-hour eLearning module

The course duration can be chosen depending on the requirement, course coverage and target participants.

Course Coverage

This course features a unique learning approach that provides an individual knowledge & awareness building experience through an overview and basic knowledge of safe crane operation requirements.

Topics covered include:

1. Causes of Crane accidents

2. Legal requirements

3. Operation, maintenance, inspection and storage

  • EOT crane
  • Lifting machines
  • Lifting tools
  • Tackles

4. Crane operation safe procedure

  • Rules of safe and proficient crane operation

5. Safe slinging practices with all type of slings –

  • Wire rope
  • Chain sling
  • Synthetic
  • Nylon
  • Web slings

6. Safe working load (SWL) calculation

7. Safe rigging, Procedures to attach the load to the hook, Signalling, Recommended hand signals, etc

8. Supervision, Lifting plan preparation, Precise spotting of loads and Making precision lifts proper techniques to minimise load swing

9. Qualification & competence

  • Competent person
  • Minimum qualifications and requirements for a crane operator

The course can be tailor made in terms of duration, level of detail, and according to company requirements.

This training course on safe crane operation is designed for all personnel who are involved with mechanical material handling equipment & operation, heavy lifting by cranes, crane operation, rigging, supervising & signalling related activities as part of their workplace duties. It will be very beneficial for the people, particularly those who need to manage the risk including safety professionals, maintenance personnel, production, despatch line managers, supervisors, safety auditors.

This training is ideal for newly hired personnel, seasonal workers or for refresher training. In the case of in-organisation courses, the organisation is expected to plan a homogeneous mix of participants (e.g. a group of engineers & managers, group of shop supervisors & workers) for better effectiveness.

However, Consultivo Academy can design & develop this course for any set of target participants as per the need of the organisation.

Conskills is the specialised worker training hub from Consultivo.

  • This course has been designed to help businesses to develop people awareness and competence on the safe crane operations
  • It will enable the participant to make practical improvements & positive contributions in terms of safety to the existing work practices

Successful Completion of the safe crane operation course earns you a Consultivo Academy Certificate, an industry-accepted & recognised safety program based on proven best training practices.

Nationally/Internationally accepted certificates are issued by Consultivo Academy. You may also opt for a joint certificate by Consultivo Academy & ICC (Indian Chamber of Commerce).

Fundamental knowledge of the participants on their existing crane operation related activities is a prerequisite for attending the course.
  • An assessment of the competency improvement on safe crane operation is also suggested after a certain time interval
  • It is recommended that participants go through an e-learning refresher course once a year and instructor-led refresher training once every three years.

Consultivo courses are equipped with Pre and Post course assessments (where applicable) to evaluate the learning effectiveness.

Trainers’ Profile: All Consultivo trainers are having 15-30 years of hand-on industry experiences backed up by relevant education and professional qualifications. They are also specially trained in the training skills and techniques and adult learning pedagogy.

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