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Available Preparation Training for the Fulford Level A or B Crane Operator's Exam
Training Duration: 8 hours
Calgary & Foothills Region: In person training at the customer's workplace.
Vancouver Region: In person training at our Surrey Training facility, or at the customer's workplace.
Course Literature: Accessible with our mobile application.
Training Card: Digital training card with hyperlinked class photos and course material. Valid for 3 years.
PPE Required: PPE requirements as per the workplace.
Student Prerequisite: None.
Large Employers: Access to OOSHEW's robust training database (training records from your employees and your subcontractors).
This training is for workers who utilize rigging (lifting) equipment for “below the hook” material lifting and handling. This training is for workers who rig loads being lifted by a tower crane, self-erect crane, overhead crane, truck mounted crane or excavator.
Applicable OH&S Regulations (Federal and Provincial).
Applicable CSA standards and applicable ASME standards.
Specifications for synthetic slings, chain slings and wire rope slings.
Specifications for rigging hardware (lifting clutch, lifting hook, eye bolt, master link, plate clamp, shackle, swivel hoist ring, etc.).
Safety factors for lifting equipment.
Sling angles and sling tensions.
Workplace safety and safe rigging procedures.
Inspection and use of lifting slings (chain, wire rope, synthetic).
Inspection and use of rigging hardware (lifting clutch, lifting hook, eye bolt, master link, plate clamp, shackle, swivel hoist ring, etc.).
Common rigging knots (for tagline).
Hazard & risk assessment and control measures.
Practical lifting of loads.