|This course covers the basic components and functions of floor-operated overhead cranes used in industrial facilities. It also covers the inspections of cranes and rigging components that many facilities require to be performed before a crane can be operated.
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 and concise diagrams and animations, this training covers the following topics:
Key Topics Covered in This CourseThe components of overhead cranesThe function of overhead cranesThe function of rigging and slingsCommon pre-use safety inspections for cranes and riggingImportance of personal protective equipment
This course can be paired with the course Overhead Crane Operational Safety, which goes into detail about safe operating procedures and practices when operating or working near an overhead industrial crane.