Hercules Training Academy Course: Fundamentals of Overhead Cranes
This program will provide students with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills of lifting with the aid of overhead cranes to enable them to perform lifting operations safely. This program is best suited for operators who perform repetitive lifts with minimal rigging required.
- Regulations and standards
- Risk management
- Lifting plan
- Basic rigging
- Overhead crane pre-use inspection
- Overhead crane safe operating principles
- Communications (radio and hand signals)
- Practical application of the equipment and principles
The program is a combination of theory and practical training. Students are evaluated by means of a written test and a practical evaluation. Upon successful completion of the program, a certificate will be issued
1 day (2 day programs are also available where a more in-depth knowledge of rigging is required)
Training is delivered at the Hercules Training Academy or can also be delivered on-site.
CSA approved safety boots, safety glasses, hard hat
Hercules SLR is part of the Hercules Group of Companies, which offers a unique portfolio of businesses nationally, with locations from coast-to-coast. We provide extensive coverage of products and services that support the success of a wide range of business sectors across Canada including the energy, oil & gas, manufacturing, construction, aviation, infrastructure, utilities, energy, oil & gas, mining and marine industries.