|This course gives workers an overview of the safe operating procedures for moving loads with floor-operated overhead industrial cranes. This course covers the dangers associated with lifting and moving a load with an overhead crane, as well as safe procedures that will avoid those dangers.
This course is based on relevant standards for overhead crane safety from OSHA, ANSI, and ASME, as well as recognized general industry best practices. Using clear, concise 2D and 3D diagrams and animations, this training covers the following topics:
The importance of knowing the load capacity of the crane and the riggingHow the sling angle can affect riggingSafe procedures for lifting, moving, and setting down a loadSafe procedures for operating a crane near people The importance of personal protective equipment
This course can be paired with our Overhead Crane Basics course, which covers basic overhead crane concepts and the common pre-use inspections required at most facilities.