This course will provide the skills necessary to safely operate a variety of pedestal cranes, perform daily inspections, communicate with riggers and DSPs during lifts to ensure overall safety.
2 Day Course
This course is composed of both classroom and practical exercises.
This course is designed for those personnel seeking the requirements of API RP-2D for pedestal crane operators.
A practical exam is administered to all delegates. Successful candidates will receive a certificate upon completion.
• Crane Blocks
• Offshore Personnel Lifts
• Crane Operations
• Crane Operation Components
• Record Keeping
• Personal Protective Equipment
• Responsibility of Crane Operator
Hands-On Exercises Include:
• JSA Completion
• Formulating Lift Plans
• Sling Angle Calculations
• Pre-use Crane Inspections
• General Lifts with Crane
• Depth Perception Test with Crane
• Blind Lifts with Crane
Training Centers in Houston, TX.
Items to Bring
Students will need to bring a valid photo ID.
PPE required includes hard hat, gloves, safety glasses, steel toe shoes.