Pakistan National Institute of Defensive Driving

Mobile Crane Operator Train the Trainer Course

5 days Mobile Crane Train the Trainer Program

PNIDD Mobile Crane Operator Train-the-Trainer program is specifically designed for a company’s in-house crane operations’ and or training personnel who will be actively involved in the development and/or presentation of an in-house Mobile Crane Operator safety program. Through a series of key objectives and adult learning principles, the program develops each trainer’s skills and provides the tools necessary to create productive and interactive lesson and presentation plans. The results of the developed program are well suited for in-house presentation to managers, supervisors, operators and maintenance personnel to increase their knowledge and skill levels in safe crane operations.

The course has class-room as well as practical sessions to develop the trainers to carry out Mobile Crane Operator courses.

The idea of the course is to develop trainers that can run class room sessions for crane operators as well as train them practically on cranes

The topics include:

  • Adult Learning Principles
  • Developing Course Objectives
  • Developing Course Curriculum
  • Developing the Instructor’s Guide
  • Presentation and Communication Techniques
  • Developing Testing Procedures
  • Maintenance & Pre-Start Inspections  ( Practical)
  • Crane Controls (Practical)
  • Developing Pre and Post Class Surveys
  • Crane Operator Requirements and Responsibilities
  • Types of Mobile Cranes
  • Effective Communications Among Lifting Personnel
  • Proper Use of Hand and Voice Signals
  • Applicable OSHA and ANSI/ASME Safety Standards
  • Safe, Effective and Efficient Operating Techniques
  • Proper Crane Set-up
  • Evaluating and Applying Site Conditions
  • Dangers of Power Lines
  • Equipment Overload, Shock Loading
  • Two-Blocking
  • Supporting Surface Requirements
  • Load Chart Interpretations and Applications
  • Lift Planning & Verifying the Weight of the Load
  • Load Control
  • Lift & Move Loads ( Practical)
  • Use of Operator Aids
  • Lift & Move Loads, Signals(Practical)
  • Basic Rigging Principles
  • Determining Center of Gravity
  • Sling Selection, Inspection and Sling Angles
  • Wire Rope Construction and Inspection
  • Hitch Selection and Applications
  • Pre-Operation & Post Operation Inspections
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Minimizing the Opportunity for Accidents
  • Trainee Presentations & Assessments in class room
  • Trainee Assessment Practical on the Crane
  • Debrief and Certificate distribution