Mobile Crane Operator Train-the-Trainer

Mobile Crane Operator Training is designed for operators, safety personnel, and supervisors of all types of Mobile Cranes. Training thoroughly covers cranes regulated by OSHA 1926, 1910, and ASME B30.5. You will learn critical elements that include; operational characteristics, load charts, proper set-up, use of jibs and extensions, load indicating devices, crane stability, structural competence, pre-use & periodic inspections, hazard awareness, power line hazards, operator responsibilities, job planning, with extensive workshop interaction.

Three day courses are offered at all locations. Those wishing to receive hands-on operator training should attend the 4-day course at our Tampa Training Center.

Mobile Crane Operator Training is designed for operators, safety personnel, and supervisors of all types of Mobile Cranes. Training thoroughly covers cranes regulated by OSHA §1926, §1910, and ASME B30.5. You will learn critical elements that include; operational characteristics, load charts, proper set-up, use of jibs and extensions, load indicating devices, crane stability, structural competence, pre-use and periodic inspections, hazard awareness, power line hazards, operator responsibilities, job planning, with extensive workshop interaction. Suitable for Operators, Supervisors, and Loss Control Personnel.

Who Should Attend:

  • Experienced Operators
  • Trainees
  • Loss Control/Safety
  • Management
  • Inspectors

Course Topics Include:

  • Crane operational characteristics
  • Frequent and periodic inspections
  • How to read and apply load charts
  • How to use a range diagram
  • Quadrants of operation
  • Reeving and line pull
  • Proper mobile crane set-up
  • Evaluating ground and soil stability
  • Outriggers and pad loading
  • Use of jibs and extensions
  • Stability vs Structural competence
  • Evaluating the load
  • Wire rope types and inspection
  • Accident prevention and root cause
  • How to determine load weight
  • Effects of side loading
  • Power line contact prevention
  • Crane hands signals
  • Personnel lifting
  • OSHA/ASME compliance

Cranes & Equipment Included:

  • Telescopic truck cranes
  • Rough terrain cranes
  • Lattice boom – truck cranes
  • Lattice boom – crawler cranes
  • Carry deck cranes
  • Boom trucks

Provided with each Train-the-Trainer program:

  • Master Training Manual – every trainer receives a Train-the-Trainer manual with specialized materials for future reference.
  • Detailed Training Syllabus – a step-by-step guide matched to the Master Training Manual and Presentations.
  • PowerPoint Presentations – digital presentation files customized to the syllabus and student manuals for high-impact training.
  • Student Materials – 10 sets of wallet cards, hard hat stickers, and relevant specialty materials to get your training started off right (manuals and additional materials can be purchased from Crane Tech).
  • Workshops – Interactive activities to enhance your students learning experience.
  • Written Exams – Pre- and post-tests professionally developed and keyed to your training materials.
  • Performance Exams – Hands-on performance tests for most programs help ensure your personnel are properly qualified.
  • Digital Files – Copies of select Crane Tech forms to use for your future training classes.

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Training Schedule

4-Day Hands-On Course #3587 $1895

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Tampa Dec 2 - 5 Sign Up Now

Special Pricing:

  • • Enroll 2 and 3rd is FREE
  • • 50% Off Refresher Training


3-Day Course #3612 $1595

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Houston May 6 - 8 Sign Up Now
Houston Sep 25 - 27 Sign Up Now

Special Pricing:

  • • Enroll 2 and 3rd is FREE
  • • 50% Off Refresher Training


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