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Mobile Crane Operator - Certification Course - 5 Days

Course number: 828CIC
Length: 5 days
Price: $2355.00

This crane operator training course and testing prepares you for the CIC exams for Mobile Crane Operator Training. Written (Computer Based Testing) and Practical Exams are included in our pricing. We utilize a Training Partner located in West River, MD for this course.

As an electrician, I appreciate covering the mechanical aspect of OH crane. It will help me in my job experiences. Thanks.

Los Alamos Patrick G.

(The) instructor was very knowledgeable, was open to questions

Tilden Mine Justin G.

(What I liked about the seminar was….) How much knowledge that instructor
shared. Instructor did a great job. He has a great deal of knowledge about cranes and the components. He (did) good on his presentations and should be recommended. This was one of the better class that I've taken with a good instructor.

Gerdau Ameristeel Wayne J.

The course has been exceptional and helpful. I liked it a lot.

Nomovok Pasi Niemi

Cranes are new to me! Great Class.

Vulcraft Joseph W.

New OSHA Regulations require Mobile Crane Operators in Construction to be certified by a Nationally Recognized Agency. This course is designed with classroom, hands-on training, Computer Based Testing (written) and Practical Exams.

CIC Certification is a nationally-recognized certification program for Mobile Cranes and includes:

  • CIC tests meet the requirements that OSHA 1926.1400 Subpart CC require certification by type and capacity
  • Re-certification is also required and available with CIC
  • Written and Practical Exams developed to meet the National Standards

Crane Specifications – Type & Capacity:

  • Small Crane <26’ Boom – up to 21 Tons Capacity
  • Medium Crane <75’ Boom – up to 75 Tons Capacity
  • Large Crane <120’ Boom – up to 300 Tons Capacity
  • Lattice Boom Truck 120’ Boom 
  • Lattice Boom Crawler 120’ Boom 

Take up to 3 different written exams and one practical exam for this price. Retaking of Tests is additional.

Course objectives

The objective for students is to pass the written exam and practical exam in order to achieve a 5 year certification as a Mobile Crane Operator meeting OSHA 1926 Subpart CC regulations.

Course outline

TESTING CRITERIA

  • Operator Qualification
  • Written Testing
  • Hands-On Testing
  • Categories

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operator
  • Supervisor
  • Support Crew

CRANE CLASSIFICATIONS & NOMENCLATURE

  • Hydraulic Cranes
  • Lattice Boom Cranes
  • Extensions & Jibs

OSHA & ASME B30 REGULATIONS

  • Mobile Cranes used in construction (29 CFR 1926.1400 Subpart CC)
  • Mobile Cranes used in general industry (29 CFR 1910.180)
  • ASME B30.5 (2011)

THEORY OF OPERATION

  • Stability
  • Structural Limits

CRANE SET UP

  • Outrigger Setup
  • Ribbing and Shoring
  • Soil Conditions
  • Excavations
  • Boom Erection and Dismantling

MOBILE CRANE CAPACITIES

  • Understanding load charts
  • Capacity limitations vs. Actual lifting limits
  • Load chart exercises
  • Hydraulic Cranes
  • Lattice Boom Cranes

HOW TO READ A LOAD CHART

  • Gross Capacities
  • Net Capacities
  • Deductions
  • Multiple Part Revvings

SAFE OPERATING PRACTICES

  • Job planning
  • Evaluating job-site
  • Selecting a crane
  • Proper crane set-up

INSPECTIONS

  • Daily inspection requirements
  • Annual certification requirements
  • Wire Rope Inspections & Nomenclature
  • Hook Inspections
  • Documentation
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