This course provides the necessary skills and knowledge to safely and competently operate a pendant controlled overhead crane. Participants will be able to undertake risk assessment and control, pre-start inspections, identify lifting equipment, report and record faults, lift and shift various loads safely, and shut down and stow equipment and cranes as per AS2550, manufacturer instructions and site procedures. This course is for electric overhead cranes with 3 or less movements: South/North, East/West, Up/Down
Verification of Competency
Electric Overhead Crane Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500, with the balance to be paid upon commencement of the course.
Payment can be made via eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 700 080.
Upon successful completion of the unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued and Students will receive one (1) nationally recognised unit of competency upon successful completion.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Are you interested in Gantry Crane (Overhead Crane)? For more information about the course or how to apply, email email@example.com or call 07 3177 9912 or you can Apply Online.
Gantry Crane (Overhead Crane) Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
Persons working in a warehouse or workshop environment who are required to lift and shift loads using an electric overhead crane as part of their job role.
Gantry Crane (Overhead Crane) training and assessment is conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.
For training at clients premises the following resources are required:
- Safe Maintained Electric Overhead Crane
- Comfortable training room for 10 participants
- Workplace PPE/barricades
- Workplace lifting/risk assessment procedures
- Serviceable Slings
- Practice loads
- Suitable practical training area
- RIIHAN203D Conduct Lifting Operations
- RIIHAN305D Operate a gantry or overhead crane