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Overhead Crane Training (NPORS N104)

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NPORS N104 – Overhead Crane – Crane Operator Training


Experienced & Novice

Overhead Crane Operator Training Goals

This course teaches you how to operate an overhead crane safely and productively.

Crane Operator Training Content

To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:
Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator
Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions
Set up exclusion zone
Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for overhead crane use
Conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
Prepare the overhead crane for use and operate machine safely and efficiently
Environmental considerations
Carry out all end of work and shut down procedures

Crane Operator Course FAQ

What is the Crane Operator Course Training Method?
This highly interactive practical and classroom-based training course concludes with practical assessment and theory tests, demonstrating the candidate’s full understanding of the training.
How long is the Crane Operator Course Duration?
Novice Operator: 3 Days, maximum of 3 candidates

Experienced Operator: 1 Day test only, maximum of 4 candidates

Location: Nationwide Delivery on-site
Can you tell me more about Crane Operator Course Certification?
For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the ‘HS&E TESTED Logo’ is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the two years prior to application for the card and will have to achieve, within 2 year, the relevant NVQ.

For more information on required NVQ please call us on 01623 287830.
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