If you would like to improve safety and equipment reality contact us at CraneWerks now to find out more about our operator training class. We can help train you and your employees the correct way to operate your overhead bridge crane and hoist. This training can help cut down on wasted time and save money on damaged equipment like wire ropes, hoist brakes and the contractors who work on them. A misused hoist could result in damaged components and cut short the operational life of your equipment.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone who operates a crane or hoist
  • Maintenance personnel
  • Safety personnel
  • Supervisors and managers


There are several course options that you can choose from such as basic operator training or train the trainer. You can also customize the course to focus on the equipment type that is at your facility or the type of lifts you perform. Therefor the length of the course can vary based on the requirements and content you want and can take anywhere from 2 hours to 2 days. We also have the capability to host the training at our facility in Morristown, IN.

  • Operator responsibilities
  • Pre-operational inspection requirements
  • Knowledge of OSHA, CMAA, ASME regulations regarding hoists and cranes
  • Hoist and crane components
  • How to properly pick and place a load
  • Basic rigging
  • Hand signals
Overhead Crane Inspector Training
Get an up close in person look at how to inspect a crane from the hook block to the end trucks.