This course will give candidates foundation training and assessment towards a Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) Red Trained Operator card. The aim of this course is to provide candidates with underpinning knowledge in order for them to understand the role and responsibility of the mobile crane operator. Following successful completion of the course candidates will be able to rig and de rig an All Terrain crane. Operate the crane to lift transfer and position loads and carry out routine maintenance
Who Should Attend
Potential and existing operators who have received no formal instruction and those requiring refresher training. This may be useful for people who are in the haulage industry. This course is aimed at anyone who is required to operate mobile cranes for lifting operations on construction sites and other allied industries. Candidates must having some previous experience of operating hydraulic lifting equipment such as Tele handlers Rough Terrain Forklifts Lorry Loaders Mobile Elevated Work Platforms or 360 Excavators etc. Good hand/eye coordination is also required. Please note that a Group C category driving licence is also required for driving on the open road however this is not essential for the course.
- Operating the crane safely and productively & responding to recognised crane signals accurately Correct positioning of the crane & altering jib lengths and associated safety devices Routine maintenance and minor adjustments Basic theory of power units Transmission systems and control systems Safe load indicators and duties charts & programming safe load indicators The effects of radius change on the safe working capacity Statutory regulations and Codes of Practice Effects of shock loading on structural strength Stability and load displacement Principles of safe slinging and the types and capacities of chains lings and lifting gear The safe use of outriggers Transport regulations and preparing for travel on the public highway.
Available as an open course at over 50 venues nationwide or as a private / in house course on client premises.
This is a combination of classroom based tutorials and practicals. Candidates will be assessed through theory and practical tests. Delegates will receive a CPCS Red Trained Operator card (on successful completion of the CPCS Technical Tests).
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