Hercules Training Academy: Overhead Crane Operator
This program will provide students with an in-depth knowledge of lifting, rigging, and overhead cranes, to enable them to perform lifting operations specific to their environment in accordance with local regulations and industry standards. It is ideally suited for operators lifting a variety of loads with different rigging configurations. Operators completing this program will gain the necessary knowledge and practical skills in preparation of writing the provincial overhead crane operators’ exam
- Regulations and standards
- Risk management
- Lifting plan
- Rigging fundamentals
- 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. A minimum of 50% of the time is dedicated to
practical hands on experience. Students are evaluated by means of a written test and a practical evaluation. Upon successful completion of the program, a certificate will be issued.
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.