Mobile Crane And Rigging Supervisor Awareness Training

This non-examination course serves as an introduction to the basic principals of lifting and rigging so that managers and supervisors have a better understanding of the challenges and issues surrounding safe use of cranes. The course is aimed at process managers, maintenance managers, logistics managers, construction managers, project managers and all supervisors etc who have exposure to and/or responsibility for lifting operations. A key aim is to clarify and outline responsibilities in terms of safety, planning, inspection, day to day operation and record keeping. We can tailor the course to suit bespoke requirements and large or small groups.

Student Materials:

Crane Awareness Training Manual
Supplemental Handouts and Related Materials

Types of Equipment Covered

All Terrain Cranes
Rough Terrain Cranes
Truck Cranes
Pick and Carry Cranes
Rigging & below the hook lifting devices


Course duration is typically one to two days depending on course to be delivered.

Standards Covered

In general terms OSHA/ANSI and LOLER/BS standards are covered.

Typical Topics Covered

Initial group survey to establish depth of knowledge
Safety and working with cranes
ASME B30.5 responsibilities
Types of crane
Terminology and definitions
Proper crane set up
Loadchart interpretation
Safety devices
Planning a lift
Critical lifts
Common causes of crane accidents
Crane suspended personnel platforms
Rigging and below the hook lifting devices (types, selection and use)
Record keeping requirments.

Examination and Certificates

This is not an examination course. CIT Ghana certificates of attendence will be issue to allĀ  attendees.