Overhead Crane Safety

is a training for those engaged in the design, maintenance, and use of forklifts, tractors, and platform lift trucks.


246 Ratings

Course Overview

Overhead cranes are incredibly useful in a variety of scenarios, particularly in the industrial sector. They are so widespread that they have virtually faded into the background of normal job activity, leading to complacency among all parties involved. However, they can be used safely if certain safeguards and operating practices are followed.

This curriculum covers the fundamentals of overhead crane operation, maintenance, and management, as well as the primary actions to assure their safe operation.

Learning Objectives


Learners will be able to identify all major crane components


Learners will be able to explain and use recommended hand signals


Learners will explain and apply all recommended safety procedures


Learners will be able to perform all recommended operating procedures


Learners will be able to understand crane control operations (AC or DC)

Course Outline

Day One
  • Introduction
  • Setting Ground Rules
  • Introduction to Health & Safety
  • Basic terminologies in Health and Safety 
  • Introduction to Health & Safety
  • Basic terminologies in Health and Safety
  • Introduction to the different Types of Cranes
  • Different Parts of Cranes and their inspection
  • Rigging
  • Hazards in Crane Operation
  • Accidents in Crane Operation
  • Safety Measures during Crane Operation 

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for:

Overhead Crane Operators & Supervisors

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