This course ( Crane Operating Safely) is designed to provide trainees with the ability to utilize the crane safely by providing an Introduction to Crane and Sling Safety. Establish Crane and Sling Safety in Today’s Industry. Introduce Basic Safety Concepts and Techniques. Raise Safety to an Appropriate Level of Awareness.

Theoretical Topics to include:

Introduction to cranes;
Main causes of accidents; Who’s who?
Responsibilities;
10 rules for safe lifting;
Lift planning;
Command actions;
Colour code;
Slings;
Taglines;
Safety precautions;
Summary: The lifting triangle;
Lifting glossary.

Practical coursework to include :

Site safety rules & Safety precautions. Preoperational inspections & tests. Assessment of trainees during lifting operations.