Safe operation of ground-controlled overhead cranes - Initial training
Art. L.321-8(1) of the Labor Code provides for the obligation of occupational safety and health training focused on the workstation. Art. L.321-8 (5) of the French Labor Code specifies that employees working in hazardous positions must undergo appropriate training and periodic refresher courses in occupational health and safety.
The training presented below follows the program outlined in AAA Recommendation 22.214.171.124 - Equipment Operation.
Be able to operate ground-controlled overhead cranes by respecting the safety rules prescribed in the Recommendation of the Accident Insurance Association (AAA).
- Technologies and characteristics of the machines
- Function of operating elements and safety devices
- Starting and ending a job
- Traffic and driving rules
- Risks when using the machine
- Capacity plate
- Slinging techniques and lifting accessories
- Taking up a position
- Suitability of the machine
- Familiarization with the workstation
- Control of the swing
- End of position
Alternating theoretical contributions and practical exercises
Duration of the training
Mandatory: refresher training every 60 months
This training is intended for experienced workers who may or may not be required to use ground-controlled overhead cranes on a regular basis
- Be at least 18 years old - Be medically fit to drive ground-controlled overhead cranes
Maximum number of participants
10 for the theoretical part and 4 for the practical part
Location of the training
On your site or at our training center in Schifflange for the theoretical part, and on your site for the practical part
In digital format, will be communicated to each participant
Certificate / Attestation
At the end of the training, an evaluation will be carried out (theoretical and practical evaluation), the candidate will have to obtain an average of 7/10 in theory as well as in practice, with a minimum of 7/10 for certain specific points, known as eliminatory according to the recommendation. The successful completion of the theoretical evaluation is necessary for admission to the practical training. In case of success, the candidate will be issued a safety driving certificate by our training organization with the mention "ground-controlled overhead cranes".