Crane Safety Course

Crane safety certificate is required from anyone who will need to work with or around any type of crane, at Oil Train our crane safety training course is very direct and informative, we teach participants how to adhere to safety guidelines and best practices, and these principles are essential to prevent accidents, injuries, and property damage.


It’s a lot easy for companies (corporate) to  book courses their personnel courses with us, we are very flexible.

What You Will Benefit When Your Book Corporate Training With Oil Train:

  • Training Time Flexibility 

  • Quality training facility

  • Tailored Training Delivery Mode

  • Training venue flexibility ( We can deliver this training at your location)

  • Hard copy certificate sent to you

To book:

send a request to [email protected]

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Course Outline

Introduction to Cranes 

      • Types of cranes (e.g., mobile cranes, tower cranes, overhead cranes)
      • Components and terminology
      • Crane configurations and lifting capacities
      • Applicable regulations and standards
    1. Crane Hazards and Risk Assessment

      • Common hazards associated with crane operations
      • Risk assessment and hazard identification techniques
      • Understanding load charts and capacity limits
      • Environmental considerations (e.g., wind, electrical hazards)
    2. Crane Setup and Inspection

      • Crane assembly and disassembly procedures
      • Proper use of outriggers, stabilizers, and counterweights
      • Pre-operational inspection checklist
      • Recognizing and addressing mechanical issues and malfunctions
    3. Safe Operating Practices

      • Operator qualifications and responsibilities
      • Communication protocols (hand signals, two-way radios)
      • Crane positioning and stability considerations
      • Safe load handling techniques
      • Use of taglines and rigging equipment
    4. Rigging and Load Handling

      • Rigging principles and techniques
      • Types of rigging hardware (slings, shackles, hooks)
      • Rigging inspection and maintenance
      • Load weight estimation and distribution
    5. Lifting Operations and Signals

      • Planning and organizing lifting operations
      • Signals and communication during lifting operations
      • Critical lift considerations
      • Multiple crane operations and coordination
    6. Crane Maintenance and Inspection

      • Routine maintenance requirements
      • Inspections and documentation
      • Reporting and addressing defects or deficiencies
      • Importance of following manufacturer guidelines
    7. Emergency Procedures and Incident Management

      • Response to emergencies (fire, power failure, etc.)
      • Crane-related incidents and accident prevention
      • Evacuation procedures and emergency contacts
      • Incident reporting and investigation
    8. Operator Certification and Legal Requirements

      • Operator certification and training requirements
      • Employer responsibilities and obligations
      • Occupational safety regulations and standards
      • Legal implications and liabilities
    9. Practical Training and Assessment

      • Hands-on crane operation and practice exercises
      • Practical assessments and simulations
      • Evaluation of operator skills and knowledge

On successful completion of the  Crane safety course, every participant will get a NUPRC and OSHA accredited certificate, ( certificate is accepted internationally)

The participant will also have the option to get

  • Self Breathing Safety Certification( optional N30,000) 

First Aid and CPR certificates 

( optional N30,000)

Course Fees

Request [email protected], WhatsApp +234 7036248614 

Course Duration

3 Days 

Registration Is Ongoing:


  • Register at any of the training centers nationwide



  • WhatsApp +234 7036248614 to start your registration process.


Port Harcourt:

17 Sentel, East, West Road, Port Harcourt



No 2 Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos


Other Locations we can deliver this training for corporate requests:

Ibadan, Warri, Calabar, Eketi, Enugu, Abuja, and others.


Online training available for this course:


To complete this training online Email:  [email protected]


  • Call or WhatsApp  +234 7036 248 614 



Frequently Asked Questions  (FAQs)

Who needs A Crane Safety  Course?

Crane operators, Riggers, any one who works around crane.

How many certificates will I receive after this course?

On completion, the participant will get one (1) certificate with an option for extra 2 certificates.

What certification will I get after completion of this training?

on completion, participants gets an OSHA  certificate.


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