Overhead Crane Inspector

Course Number: 
OCI 102 | * 2.4 CEUs





A good preventive maintenance program begins with a solid understanding of the overhead crane or hoist components, and its capabilities and limitations. Incorporating manufacturer’s specifi cations, industry safety standards, and solid NDE practices into the inspection process will greatly assist the overall functionality of this critical piece of equipment. Unscheduled downtime can cost you dearly. This four day program will address the inspection process in great detail.
You will learn about:
  • Information Contained on Inspection Forms & Reports
  • Overhead Crane Terminology & Applicable Standards
  • Federal Regulations Pertaining to Overhead Cranes
  • Operational Inspection Guidelines
  • Lockout/Tagout/Blockout
  • Basic Rigging
  • Inspection of: Mechanical Components, Bumper Stops, Crane Sequences, Safety Devices, Warning Devices, Limit Switches, Brakes.Runways, Rails, Drums, Footwalks, Ladders, Hooks, Guarding, Motors, Insulators, Collectors

NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc.



Add-On Options 



Option 1 - Inspector Kit*: $150

 Multiple tools for inspection include: tape measure; wire rope card; caliper; magnifier; pocket knife and level. All in soft canvas belly pack.

Option 2 - NACB, Inc. Certified Inspector Certification: $395 

Immediately following the completion of this program, a block of time has been reserved for administration of written testing for Certification. A Certificate of Competency is issued to those who successfully complete all the requirements set forth by NACB, Inc. Please contact us to determine what qualifications your personnel must possess.
** "Plus Package" is only offered before or during the class


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

This course is designed for an experienced individual, upon registering for this course the attendee must fill out an application verifying crane related experience.

Is there certification testing available with this program?


When will the certification testing take place?

Immediately following the completion of this course, a block of time has been reserved for administration of written testing for Certification.

How many people can be in a class?

Class size normally ranges from 6-8 students, it’s best to register early and reserve your seat.

Overhead Crane Inspector

Start Date End Date Location
July 11, 2017 July 14, 2017 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
July 25, 2017 July 28, 2017 Kansas City, MO Sign Up Now
August 1, 2017 August 4, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
August 22, 2017 August 25, 2017 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
September 19, 2017 September 22, 2017 Los Angeles, CA Sign Up Now
October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017 Atlanta, GA Sign Up Now
November 28, 2017 December 1, 2017 Portland, OR Sign Up Now
December 19, 2017 December 22, 2017 Los Angeles, CA Sign Up Now