Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane A63

Overview:

Who should attend?

Potential and existing operators who have received no formal instruction and those requiring refresher training.

Content:                  

            Successful candidates will gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Establishing the weight and dimensions of loads and communicating this   information to the crane operator
  • Selecting appropriate lifting tackle, attaching and detaching it correctly
  • Directing the actions of a crane moving loads of various weights and dimensions, giving clear and unambiguous signals
  • Determining the serviceability of lifting tackle, maintaining and storing it correctly
  • The duties and responsibilities of a Slinger/signaller
  • The effects of load movement on the stability of a crane
  • Potential hazards associated with crane operation and how to overcome them
  • The effect of varying the angles of multi-leg slings and how to calculate their safe    working loads
  • Methods of establishing weights and dimensions of loads
  • Operator problems of crane control
  • Automatic safe load indicators
  • Crane safety devices

Assessment:           This is a combination of classroom based tutorials and practicals. Candidates will be assessed through theory and practical tests

This Course is CITB approved for grant aid to CITB registered companies

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Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane A63


Details:

Length: 1 Day


Comments:

Dates available on request