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Overhead Crane Rigging and Slinging Training

Course Location: SSM and on-site
Course Duration: 6 – 8 hours
Course Fee: $239 per person; $1799 group rate*
Class Size: 6-10
Training outside of Winnipeg may be subject to higher pricing    

Course Description

The Overhead Crane Awareness Rigging & Slinging training course teaches safe crane/sling operation and pre-shift inspections. Increase productivity and efficiency while reducing the risk of damage to product, property, and incidents.

Overhead Crane Rigging & Slinging training includes load limits and capacity, lifting, use of chains, slings, spreader bars, grabbers, and other attachments. This course is divided into both a theory portion with a written test and a practical portion where operators will perform an inspection on the rigging equipment and operate the overhead crane in a safe training environment.

Learning Outcomes

  • General qualifications
  • Operator responsibilities
  • Overhead crane components
  • Rigging techniques
  • Pre-operational inspection
  • Practical operation of the overhead crane

Manitoba Workplace Regulation Cranes & Hoists
Safe Work Procedures

23.2(1) An employer must

(a) develop and implement safe work procedures respecting the use of cranes and hoists;

(b) train workers in the safe work procedures; and

(c) ensure that workers comply with the safe work procedures.