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GE Over Head Crane Training

December 12, 2015 @ 6:00 am - December 25, 2015 @ 4:00 pm CST



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Overhead Crane Training COURSE DESCRIPTION
This course was designed to cover Overhead Crane Safety and Operation. This course will cover OSHA, ANSI, and ASME regulations and standards that pertain to overhead crane operations and the safety of.


Methods of instruction include but are not limited to, lecture, power point presentation, video and case studies of various fatal accidents. Each student will be required to take a written test and complete a hands-on inspection and use of equipment to complete this course. It is the responsibility of the Employer to deem each Operator as Qualified and Authorized to use their equipment.


Upon completion of Overhead Crane training, the student will be familiar with, overhead crane hazards, methods of keeping loads stable when moving them, what to do in case of failed equipment inspection, hands-on demonstration of overhead crane operations, component of overhead cranes and their functions.


4 Hour Class Room Session: Est. 1-2 additional hours for hands-on use of equipment.

Topics covered:

Responsibility and Accountability of safe operations
1. Management
2. Supervisors
3. Operators

Overhead Crane Standards
Application and Inspection of Overhead Crane
1. Hooks
2. Wire Rope
3. Upper Limit Switch
4. Brakes
5. All Lifting Gears
6. Sheaves
7. Trolley
8. Bridges

Working Load Limits & Rigging

1. Warning Labels
2. Safe Working Loads
3. Center of Gravity
4. Rigging

Hand Signals & Safe Operations

1. Hand Signals
2. Safe operating procedures for Overhead cranes
3. Accident & Fatality Reviews


1. Student Workbook provided to each student
2. Student pre-test and post test
3. Student Test & Test Answer Sheet supplied for each student
4. Pen’s, Hand-out’s and form provided for each student


1. Grading and testing procedures will strictly follow Omega Safety Training, Inc. requirements.
2. Each Student must pass the written test with a passing grade of 80% or better.
Should a student fail the written or hands-on portion of the test that student will be required to retake the course.
3. Hands-on portion is graded by ability to develop and implement an appropriate lift plan for item to be lifted. This will require proper selection, application, use of, removal of and storage of all rigging equipment identified in the lift plan.
4. Any student caught cheating during written testing will be immediately removed from the class and our specified contact will be notified immediately.

Overhead Crane: $175.00 per student


December 12, 2015 @ 6:00 am
December 25, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Event Category:


GE Oil & Gas
16250 Port Northwest Drive
Houston, TX , 77041 United States


Chad Keller
(281) 979-4849

Our Training Staff Will Get Your Staff Trained to meet all current Safety Requirements!

What We Provide:

  • Professional trainers with many years of health and safety training expertise, and industry credentials.
  • OSHA, PEC Safety, HSI, ANSI Authorized Trainers and Courses.
  • Online training, Instructor Training and Blended Training Options.
  • Certificates of Course Completion and ID Cards are issued for all courses.
  • Training materials, manuals and hand outs are provided at no additional cost and the students can keep them.

Training Scheduling Terms:

  1. All Students MUST be registered prior to attending training sessions held at our location. Seats are limited. Depending on the course, seating ranges from 12 to 20 students per training session.
  2. Omega Safety Training reserves the right to cancel any training sessions, at their own discretion, at any time.
  3. Upon any course cancellation, Omega Safety Training’s only obligation is to refund any funds prepaid for that course.
  4. Any students making airline reservations must keep Omega Safety Training’s cancellation policy in mind when making flight arrangements.

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    James CoulterSenior Safety and Training Manager
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