Overhead Crane Rigging & Slinging

  • Course Location: SSM and On-site(must have a crane on-site)
    Class Size: 6-10
    Course Duration: 1 day (6 to 8 hours, depending on class size)- classroom
    $239 per person/$1799 group rate

    Training outside of Winnipeg may be subject to higher pricing.

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    Overhead Crane Rigging & Slinging Training
    Course Description

    overhead crane awareness trainingThe 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 and property and incidents. Overhead Crane Awareness 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.