Overhead Crane Train the Trainer (includes practical evaluator)

Southern Manitoba

Course Date: October 29-31, 2019



Course Date: October 8-10, 2019


Member Price: Member benefit

Associate Member Price: $400

Non-Member Price: $1200

Availability: Regional and Site Specific (practical must be done on site)

Prerequisite: N/A



Crane or hoist incidents can cause significant injuries and deaths as well as extensive property damage. Legislation states that competent crane operators require training that includes duties, operation, terminology, inspection and maintenance among others.


This course will provide learners with an understanding of crane/hoist terminology and safety principles, the ability to safely operate and inspect a crane/hoist and assess and control hazards on site. Upon successful completion of this course a certificate, and/or wallet card where applicable, will be mailed to the student.


This course is designed to meet or exceed provincial legislation and industry best practices.

Duration and materials

The course includes four hours of theory, which includes a written test, as well as a practical evaluation. Learners will receive a manual that includes excerpts of the applicable legislation.

Target audience

This course is designed to certify all crane/hoist operators, regardless of their position within the company.

Specific learning

Topics include an overview of the parts of a crane, important safety principles, assessing hazards, safe operation and inspection of the crane.