Gantry Crane Training

Course Description

The correct training is essential for anyone operating an overhead gantry crane as overhead gantry cranes can be extremely dangerous if operated incorrectly. By training your team this will reduce or eliminate the risks involved in operating a gantry crane.

Course Content; 

Legislation

Good handling techniques and practice

Overloading

Start stopping operation

Hazardous situations

Safe use and manoeuvring of crane

Operators daily checks

Practical

Introduction to the overhead gantry crane

Controls and instruments

Take-over and maintenance

Operation of controls

Weight assessment

Manoeuvring of crane in confined spaces

Upon successful completion of this course participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to:

Complete an inspection on gantry cranes and lifting equipment

Identify the load capacity of an overhead gantry crane

Understand the potential hazards involved in using an overhead gantry crane

Operate an overhead gantry crane in a safe manner

 

Who Should Attend; 

Anyone involved with the use, training and operation of an overhead gantry crane.

 

Duration; 

1 Day