Crane Institute of America

2013 Scholarship Winner

James Headley, President and Founder of Crane Institute of America, announcing the winner of the 2013 CIA/CIC Scholarship

For the second year, Crane Institute of America and Crane Institute Certification (CIC) provided a scholarship for training and certification through Florida Crane Owner’s Council (FCOC). This scholarship allows one crane operator to attend a 4 day Mobile Crane Operator Training Program and take the CIC Mobile Crane Operator Certification Exams at our headquarters near Orlando, Florida.

Scholarship winner, Jimmie King being presented with certificates of scholarship by James Headley

On September 13, during the FCOC  meeting in Orlando, the winner of the scholarship was announced. We would like to congratulate Mr. Jimmie King of Bryson Crane Rental. Mr. King has 10 years experience with cranes and is qualified to operate boom trucks and telescoping boom cranes. He is also a qualified rigger and signalperson.

We are pleased to see Mr. King receive training and become a certified crane operator. It is a united effort by both employers and employees to assure a safer lifting industry.

Mr. King is taking an important step in documenting his skills as a certified and qualified crane operator… are you?