Crane - Overhead Crane - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
1 day Training Plus Certificate of Competence

Course Summary

The Overhead Crane training is designed for delegates in the use of pendant control Overhead Cranes. It will provide them with the necessary knowledge and skills required to operate Overhead Cranes.

The Overhead Crane Training Course content is as follows:-

  •     Pre-start checks
  •     Operational checks
  •     Safe Systems of Work
  •     Operating the crane with different loads in good and restricted areas
  •     Correct shutdown procedures
  •     Correct signalling techniques
  •     Load estimation
  •     Calculation of angles and tensions
  •     Lifting gear pre-use checks
  •     Procedures for dealing with damaged or faulty equipment
  •     Emergency procedures

Upon successful completion of the Overhead Crane training course you will be required to complete a theory and practical assessment, you will receive a Training Plus Certificate of competence training and card.

Who is it for?

All personnel who are responsible for the safe systems of work when using lifting equipment would benefit from this Overhead Crane training course.

You will need
  •     Hard hat
  •     Steel toe capped boots
  •     Safety gloves
  •     High-vis Jacket
Your skill level

Delegates should have experience in using lifting equipment before attending this Overhead Crane training course.


Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone. Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking spaces available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B & B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all. A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards. Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.