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Safe Use Of Overhead Cranes

As with all our crane courses the differing types of OHG are designed under the HSAWA, PUWER, LOLER and MHASAWA to instruct operators in the recognised, correct and safe practical applications of the Overhead Gantry Crane within standard operating environments. Including safety knowledge of its capabilities and limitations. This course also includes basic slinging techniques specific to the operating environment. FAQ

Safe Use Of Overhead Cranes FAQ

Duration 1 to 3 Days Dependant upon numbers & experience Course Style Knowledge and skills
Availability On Site Examinations Knowledge and skills
Certification HSE Standard
Course Content
  • Acts and Regulations as applicable.
  • Operator responsibilities.
  • Accidents, causes and prevention.
  • Safe working loads.
  • Crane / Slinger signals.
  • Pre Use Safety Inspection
  • Care and maintenance of equipment.
  • Weight Estimation, Centres of gravity.
  • Overload warning devices
  • Safe operating practices.
  • Correct techniques relative to the working environment
  • Additional
    HSCS can offer all these training courses across differing accreditation schemes.
    Most of the courses listed here are for general applications are applicable to all industry types, most are also available at our training venues as well as any UK si
    Notes In Company courses will be tailored to the working environment
    A Training room and operating area suitable for the number of delegates will be required.
    Reduced rates are available for multi-site or multi-course bookings.
    Suitable lifting equipment will be required for on site courses