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Mobile Crane Operator 0–8 Ton (5 days)

Program Description

This modular training program is for persons operating any mobile crane with a lifting capacity of 0 to 8 tons including any of the following crane types: articulating (knuckle) boom, telescoping boom, radial boom derricks (RBDs), sign erectors, or carry deck industrial-type cranes.

This training program is a combination of on-the-job and classroom training. In order to qualify for this certificate, the operator/trainee must pass the classroom training and written test as well as pass a demonstration of skills such as operating the mobile crane, rigging for safe hoisting, and demonstrating standard hand signals.

5 Days – For operators with less than 100 hours of operating experience. This program will allow participants additional hands-on operating exposure to articulated crane and RBD operation.

3 Days – For operators who have 100 hours of documented operating experience.

See also: Mobile Crane Operator 0–8 Ton (3 days)


Program Content

  • interpretation of relevant Regulations and the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • manufacturers' operating manuals
  • craning and hand signals
  • work area inspection
  • pre-operational checks
  • set up and stability
  • operation of the boom
  • load charts
  • load materials and equipment relocation
  • field practice – an evaluated demonstration of operating skills

Who Should Attend?

Personnel who operate mobile crane hoisting devices and require proof of training.

Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
5 Days
Member Fee
Member Fee
Max Participants
Non-member Fee
Non-member Fee

Session Details

From: Sep 20, 2021 - To: Nov 26, 2021
City: Any
Region: Any

E72385Mobile Crane Operator 0-8 Ton - 5 day9/20/2021 8:00:00 AMMississaugaSkills Development Centre Register
E72399Mobile Crane Operator 0-8 Ton - 5 day11/22/2021 8:00:00 AMMississaugaSkills Development Centre Register

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