Overhead Crane Operator Train The Trainer

(Course # OPTNT-201)

This course includes all materials covered in the Operator Training class plus, spending classroom time learning the teaching responsibilities of each course section.

Learning and demonstrating the proper approach and delivery of voice deflection, eye contact, gestures and attitude towards learning.

Course length is 8 hours.

Classroom Training Topics Covered:

  • Crane & Hoist Terminology
  • Do's & Dont's for Cranes & Hoists
  • OSHA / ASME Required Inspections & Regulations
  • Daily Operator Checklist
  • Discussion of Damaged Items
  • Crane & Hoist Required Documentation
  • Hand Signals
  • Sling Basics - Inspection. Maintenance and Selection
  • Effects of Angle Sling Load
  • Training Tips and Techniques
  • Course Development
  • Questions and Answers
  • Written Test

Each Student Will Receive:

  • A Train The Trainer Handbook That Includes:
    • Crane Operator Manual
    • Rigging Manual
    • Sample Inspection Forms
    • Recommended Preventative Maintenance Program
    • Electronic Copy of Training Materials

Student will receive a Training Certificate upon completion and review of test.


Joe Crews performed an Operator class at the Safety and Health Council.

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