This course is essential for anyone working with overhead gantry cranes or in an area where they are being used. Overhead gantry cranes can be extremely dangerous if operated incorrectly. By completing this course participants will minimalise the risks involved in operating overhead gantry cranes.
Good handling techniques and practice
Start stopping operation
Safe use and manoeuvring of crane
Operators daily checks
Introduction to the overhead gantry crane
Controls and instruments
Take-over and maintenance
Operation of controls
Manoeuvring of crane in confined spaces
Upon successful completion of this course participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to:
Complete an inspection on gantry cranes and lifting equipment
Identify the load capacity of an overhead gantry crane
Understand the potential hazards involved in using an overhead gantry crane
Operate an overhead gantry crane in a safe manner
This Course is Designed For:
Anyone involved with the use and operation of an overhead gantry crane.
This course is classroom based and it is highly interactive with role-playing playing and practical exercises to reinforce the participants understanding and learning.
What to Bring to the Course:
There are no requirements for this course
Duration of the Course:
A maximum of 12 per course.
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a certificate in the use of overhead gantry cranes.