Crane Institute of America

Mobile Crane Operator Training (3 Day Course)

Excellent preparation for taking CIC written certification exams.
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3 Days $895

Free Operator Qualification Certificate! (Download Operator Application)

Ideal for operators, supervisors, riggers and other personnel who require a thorough knowledge of mobile crane safety. An excellent training program to prepare operators taking state licensing and other certification exams.

* Mobile Crane Safety workbook
* Mobile Cranes safety handbook
* Rigging safety handbook
* OSHA & ANSI/ASME standards
* Pre-operational inspection forms for telescoping and lattice boom cranes
* Rigger’s capacity card
* Hand signal card
* Safety decals
* Certificate of training
* Operator qualification card, if applicable

Orlando, FL August 2-4, 2010
Milwaukee, WI August 10-12, 2010
Philadelphia, PA August 31-Sept. 2, 2010
Houston, TX August 31-Sept. 2, 2010
Nashville, TN September 14-16, 2010
Orlando, FL September 20-22, 2010
Columbus, OH September 21-23, 2010
Portland, OR September 28-30, 2010
Baton Rouge, LA October 5-7, 2010
Orlando, FL October 11-13, 2010
Birmingham, AL October 12-14, 2010
Orlando, FL November 8-10, 2010
Birmingham, AL October 12-14, 2010
Orlando, FL November 8-10, 2010
Atlanta, GA November 16-18, 2010
Buffalo, NY November 30-Dec. 2, 2010
Orlando, FL December 6-8, 2010
Dallas, TX December 7-9, 2010
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Cranes & Rigging COVERED

* Telescoping Boom Cranes
* Lattice Boom Cranes
* Boom Trucks
* Industrial Cranes
* Construction and Industrial Rigging


* Causes & results of crane accidents.
* Types, components & terminology of mobile cranes.
* How mobile cranes are rated.
* How to interpret and use load charts.
* Pre-lift considerations.
* Safe operating practices and procedures.
* Operator, rigger & supervisory responsibilities.
* How to perform pre-operational inspections.
* How to conduct pick & carry operations safely.
* How to prepare for a critical lift.
* How to safely perform multi-crane lifts.
* Procedures for boom assembly/disassembly.
* Correct hand signals & responsibility of signal persons.
* Procedures for safely working cranes around power lines.
* How to comply with OSHA and ANSI/ASME safety requirements.
* How to comply with OSHA’s requirements when hoisting personnel with cranes.
* Rigging: wire rope, slings, chain, rigging hardware, lifting devices, calculating sling loading, reeving, determining load weight, safe rigging practices and how to prepare a lift plan.


* Pass a physical examination. A CDL physical is acceptable.
* Pass a written examination.
* Pass a practical examination if possessing less than 3 years operating experience. (1 year for boom truck operators.)

A trainee qualification certificate is available for personnel who do not meet operator experience requirements.