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Overhead Crane

Course content:-

The relevant regulations.
Pre use inspection of lifting equipment, identifying major components of the equipment.
Pre use inspection of lifting tackle, I.e plate grabs, magnets,  suction lifts, eye bolts, shackles, chains, slings ( fibre and steel ).
How to use the remote control or pendant.
Dangers of shock loading, point loading, overloading.
Handling storage and traceability of lifting tackle.
Planning the lift.
Position of the operator when moving the load.
The C of G and how to find it.
Identifying the weight of the lift. ( which includes the lifting tackle being used ).
Where and how to park the crane when not in use.
What to do once the lift has been completed.
Dangers of using  slings and chains without correct packing to protect them.
How to identify damaged tackle.

  • Course Type
  • Operator Experience
  • Course Duration
  • Delegates
 Overhead Crane
  • Novice
  • 1 Day
  • 4 Maximum
 Overhead Crane
  • Refresher
  • 1 Day
  • 6 Maximum