Safety Training Specialists since 1989

The Safe-Tech Overhead Crane Operator Refresher Training Program is a two-part program consisting of in-class theory session followed by practical operating testing.   The program reviews a broad spectrum of overhead crane operation and rigging focussing on those particular to your operation.  This program is suitable for competent operators who have previously completed a comprehensive Overhead Crane Operator certification program within the last 3 years.  
Safe-Tech programs meet or exceed all pertinent guidelines and regulations including components from CSA Standard B167-16 and ANSI/ASME B30.2.

  • Current applicable legislation and guidelines
  • Hazard awareness
  • Basic equipment and design principles
  • Pre-shift equipment inspections
  • Types of hardware
  • Safe hoisting/operating techniques
  • Hand signals for slingers and operators
  • Occurrence/damages causes
  • Internal responsibility
  • Equipment applications/rigging
  • Pedestrian/operator safety
  • Hitches and angles
Practical operator testing is held on-site at your facility and is scheduled following the in-class segment.  The instructor will work with 2 operators at a time for approximately 30 – 60 minutes.  
  • 4 hour in-class program held on-site at your location (duration is dependent on type(s) of cranes and attachments and complexity of operation)
  • Practical operator testing is held on-site at your location.  The instructor works with two operators at a time for approximately 30-60 minutes.
  • In-class training
  • Practical operator testing on up to 2 equipment types (providing 2nd test takes place at the same time & location)
  • Record of training report
  • Written examinations
  • Signed safety rules from each participant
  • Individual wallet certificates (for participants with 80% passing score on both written and practical tests)
  • Framed wall certificate for company

Safe-Tech is a preferred training provider and recommended by Workplace Safety & Prevention Services and many of our programs are MOE Director approved.

  • Safe-Tech programs meet or exceed all pertinent standards and regulations.
  • On-site programs are offered on any shift, 24/7, without shift premiums.
  • Our unique training techniques incorporate exclusive custom models and visual aids which enhance interest and facilitate higher comprehension & retention levels for all participants.
  • Supervisors, managers, J.H.S.C. members who do not use or operate equipment but are responsible for implementing or enforcing safety policies may attend the in-class component of our program at no charge (some exceptions apply).
  • Our internal data management and tracking system automatically notifies clients at least 30 days before personnel are due for applicable recertification.
  • Safe-Tech is the first and only training company in the industry to offer a satisfaction guarantee. “If the content or presentation of any Safe-Tech program is not to your complete satisfaction, there will be no charge”.

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