Overhead Crane/Hoist/Rigging Safety Awareness

The following table shows the locations and dates of upcoming Scheduled Programs. Click on the class location or date to request a Registration Form for that class. See our complete list of all CICB Training Programs.

Scheduled Training Start Date End Date
Orlando Training Center 5/14/2014 5/16/2014
Charleston, SC 6/18/2014 6/20/2014
Houston Training Center at Holt Crane and Equipment 7/9/2014 7/11/2014
Binghamton, NY 7/23/2014 7/25/2014
Salt Lake City, UT 8/13/2014 8/15/2014
Charlotte, NC 8/20/2014 8/22/2014
Orlando Training Center 9/10/2014 9/12/2014
Houston Training Center at Holt Crane and Equipment 10/29/2014 10/31/2014
Knoxville, TN 11/12/2014 11/14/2014
Orlando Training Center 12/3/2014 12/5/2014
The Overhead Crane/Hoist and Rigging Safety Awareness program is specifically designed to upgrade the existing knowledge and skill levels of all managers and supervisors involved in overhead crane operations. If requested, CICB’s program can be customized for your particular site, equipment and industry regulations and can also be customized to emphasize any of your organizational policies and procedures.

All personnel attending this three-day program will gain significant and useful information required for safe overhead crane, hoist and rigging operations. The information presented in this program is a great tool for use in plants, factories and shipyards and for corporate safety meetings.
For on-site training at your facilities with your equipment, call us at 800-327-1386, or Find out more about on-site Overhead Crane/Hoist/Rigging Safety Awareness training.

You will benefit from learning about:
  • Applicable OSHA & ASME Regulations and Standards
  • Principles of Overhead Crane/Hoist Operations
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Crane Terminology, Definitions and Components
  • Operational Limitations
  • Rigging and Attaching the Load
  • Traveling With and Handling the Load
  • Communications in Lifting Operations
  • Accident Causes and Preventions
  • Responsibilities of:
    • Owners
    • Supervisor
    • Operators
    • Inspectors
    • Riggers
    • Site Safety Personnel
  • Effective Inspection Procedures and Checklists
  • Basic Crane and Rigging Gear Maintenance
  • Crane Safety Devices and Operational Aides
  • Lift Planning, Critical Lifts
  • NCCCO Certification of Operators
  • Required Records and Documentation
Types of Equipment Covered:
  • Top Running Overhead Cranes
  • Monorail Cranes
  • Bridge Cranes
  • Trolleys
  • Underhung Cranes
  • Hoists
  • Jib Cranes
  • Gantry Cranes
  • Chain Falls

Call 800-327-1386 to learn more.