Crane Institute of America

Rigger/Signalperson Training in Honolulu, Hawaii on May 26-27, 2011!

Posted on April 28, 2011 • Comments Off on Rigger/Signalperson Training in Honolulu, Hawaii on May 26-27, 2011!

Have you gotten your Riggers qualified?  Our program in Honolulu is excellent for construction, industrial and maintenance craftsmen who use rigging equipment to perform their jobs. Learn how to properly use wire rope, chain and synthetic web slings, rigging hardware, and lifting devices; how to interpret capacity charts for wire rope, slings and rigging hardware when performing proof test; the three methods used to calculate sling loading; safe rigging practices and procedures and so much more!

EXCELLENT PREPARATION FOR TAKING CIC CERTIFICATION EXAMS AND BECOMING A NATIONALLY ACCREDITED CERTIFIED RIGGER/SIGNALPERSON!

To sign up for this or other Rigger programs, call us at 1-800-832-2726.


Overhead Crane Safety & Inspector program coming to Charleston, WV June 28-July 1, 2011

Posted on April 28, 2011 • Comments Off on Overhead Crane Safety & Inspector program coming to Charleston, WV June 28-July 1, 2011

Need to get certified for Overhead Cranes?  This 4-day program is only $995.00 and is for operators, inspectors and other personnel who require a thorough knowledge of overhead and gantry cranes, monorail systems and hoists. This program enables companies to perform their own in-house crane inspections, which include the OSHA required monthly and periodic inspections.

Overhead Crane Safety & Inspector also available in:

Chicago, IL – August 9-12, 2011
Louisville, KY – August 23-26, 2011
Orlando, FL – August 23-26, 2011 and November 15-18, 2011
Pittsburgh, PA – September 13-16, 2011
Columbus, OH – October 18-21, 2011
Newark, NJ – November 1-4, 2011
Dallas, TX – November 8-11, 2011
Minneapolis, MN – December 13-16, 2011


Mobile Crane Training Coming to Newark, Little Rock, Orlando, Tulsa & Honolulu

Posted on April 5, 2011 • Comments Off on Mobile Crane Training Coming to Newark, Little Rock, Orlando, Tulsa & Honolulu

Mobile Crane Operator Training at Crane Institute of America, Inc.Don’t delay on getting training for Mobile Crane Operator certification!  We can also assist you with getting your nationally accredited certification through CIC — OSHA endorsed and NCCA accredited. 

SCHEDULED CLASSES FOR APRIL AND MAY 2011:

Mobile Crane Operator Qualification ~ 3 Days
NEWARK, NJ – April 25-27, 2011
LITTLE ROCK, AR – May 2-4, 2011
ORLANDO, FL – May 9-11, 2011
TULSA, OK – May 9-11, 2011
HONOLULU, HI – May 23-25, 2011

Mobile Crane Operator Qualification – 4 Days (Includes Hands-On Training)
ORLANDO, FL – May 2-5, 2011

Mobile Crane Operator Re-qualification
NEWARK, NJ – April 25, 2011
LITTLE ROCK, AR – May 2, 2011
ORLANDO, FL – May 2, 2011 and May 9, 2011
TULSA, OK – May 9, 2011
HONOLULU, HI – May 23, 2011

Need to get certified?  No problem call 1-800-832-2726 for more information.


CIA Instructor Receives Professional Honorable Mention

Posted on November 2, 2010 • 2 Comments

Involved with training since the 1980s, Bill Schofield has worked for Crane Institute of America (CIA), Sanford, FL, since 1992. As a trainer, he is described as articulate and able to break down barriers to student learning. As training manager he is called a team player and a mentor by those he works with. He was nominated by Jim Headley, President, for Crane Hotline’s annual Top Trainer Award.

Schofield developed standard operating procedures for instructors, trains new instructors, and provides technical support to customers. He was a major contributor in the development of a crane operator practical exam for the Crane Institute Certification Program. Likewise, Schofield introduced a hands-on rigging inspection exercise patterned after college laboratory testing. Students rotate through inspection stations of various pieces of rigging gear.

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Chief Examiners Needed in Alaska

Posted on September 21, 2010 • Comments Off on Chief Examiners Needed in Alaska

CIC, a company offering nationally accredited certifications for crane operators, riggers, and signalpersons is looking for Proctors and Chief Examiners in North Float, Alaska.


Arkansas Crane Inspection Certification Offered By Crane Institute Of America

Posted on September 10, 2010 • Comments Off on Arkansas Crane Inspection Certification Offered By Crane Institute Of America

Crane Institute of America in partnership with Crane Institute Certification is now offering satellite courses in mobile crane inspection, mobile crane safety, and overhead crane operation and inspection. Crane Institute of America is an industry leader in Crane Training and certification. Contact are registration assistant to get answers to any questions you may have about our courses.