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Overhead Head Gantry Crane & Safe Lifting Techniques

After completion of the course the candidate will:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operative.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used.
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions.
  • Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Be able to identify and maintain PPE appropriate for overhead crane use.
  • Be able to conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturers and legislative requirements.
  • Be able to prepare the overhead crane for use and operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Be able to carry out all end of work and shut down procedures.

TSI Training Ltd, Easington Lea Farm West,
Easington Colliery, Peterlee, Durham, SR8 3UP