OVERHEAD BRIDGE CRANE

PRICE: TBD

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Overhead Bridge crane is an 8 hour program designed to instruct students on how to safely operate Overhead cranes and basic rigging practices through lectures, demonstrations and actual operation of an Overhead Crane.

DESIGNED FOR: Personnel who may work with overhead crane.

COURSE OUTLINE

GENERAL

  • 1.1.0 Crane Configurations and components
  • 1.1.1 Do’s and Don’ts
  • 1.1.2 Operator Training/Qualification
  • 1.1.3 Rated-Load Marking
  • 1.1.4 Modification
  • 1.1.5 Egress
  • 1.1.6 Hoist Brakes
  • 1.1.7 Power Shutoff
  • 1.1.8 Hoist-Limit Switch
  • 1.1.9 Load Limits
  • 1.1.10 Maintenance History

INSPECTIONS

  • 2.2.1 General.
  • 2.2.2 Crane Service.
  • 2.2.3 Initial Inspection
  • 2.2.4 Daily Preoperational Check
  • 2.2.5 Monthly Rope, Chain and Hook Inspection
  • 2.2.6 Frequent Inspection
  • 2.2.7 Periodic Inspection
  • 2.2.7.1 Cranes
  • 2.2.7.2 Wire Rope
  • 2.2.7.3 Chain (Welded Link)
  • 2.2.7.4 Chain (Roller)
  • 2.2.8 Cranes Not in Regular Service

TESTING

  • 3.3.1 Operational Tests
  • 3.3.2 Rated Load Test

MAINTENANCE

  • 4.4.1 Operating Equipment
  • 4.4.2 Wire-Rope Maintenance

OPERATION

  • 5.5.1 Conduct of Operator
  • 5.5.2 Hoist-Limit Switch/Device
  • 5.5.3 Standard Hand Signals
  • 5.5.4 Identification of Signalers
  • 5.5.5 Size of Load
  • 5.5.6 Attaching the Load
  • 5.5.7 Moving the Load
  • 5.5.8 Ordinary Lifts
  • 5.5.9 Critical Lifts

HAZARD ASSESSMENT

  • 6.6.1 What is HAZARD ASSESSMENT
  • 6.6.2 Risk Perception
  • 6.6.3 Characteristics
  • 6.6.4 Categories
  • 6.6.5 Hazard Types
  • 6.6.6 Probabilities
  • 6.6.7 Severity
  • 6.6.8 What is Risk
  • 6.6.9 Hazard Control
  • 6.6.10 Emergency Response Plan

APPENDICES

  1. Sample Rigging Plan
  2. Pre-Operational Checklist
  3. Below the hook equipment inspection
  4. Rigging inspection
  5. Glossary of Definitions
  6. Theory Exam