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Overhead Crane Course

Course Information

Approximately 80 percent of all overhead crane-related accidents are operator related. With the correct knowledge this amount could decrease significantly. In this course we will discuss the most common slinging methods, we describe safe use and what type of controls and inspections the operator must perform. The course is executed according to SS-ISO 9926-1 and fulfills the requirements in the swedish work environment authority’s provision AFS 2006:6

Target Group

Our course on overhead cranes is aimed toward operators of overhead cranes, hoists and jib cranes, but is also suitable for other lifting or slinging operations, for example packaging work and vacuum lifts.

Goal

This training provides knowledge on what risks are present and how you work safe. Knowledge and understanding regarding laws and regulations and methods for risk assessments and preventive work.

Content

  • Introduction
  • Terminology
  • Construction
  • Role and responsibilities of the operator
  • Communication
  • Cargo handling
  • Maintenance and inspections
  • Laws and regulations
  • Ergonomics
  • Safety and accidents

Duration

1 day

Exam

There is both a theoretical and a practical exam, certificate of education is issued after completion of the course.

Booking / Courses

This course will be adapted after your conditions. It’s not scheduled.
Please call Janne for booking, questions and other information.

Contact Janne Apelgren:

+46 (0)320-65 51 80

janne@suuab.se

Course information in pdf-format
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