California Crane Safety Basics For Construction

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CA Crane Safety Basics Course

California Crane Safety Basics For Construction

Level: Intermediate
Duration: 50 minutes
Location: Online or In-Person

Overview & Objectives

The California Crane Safety Basics for Construction training from Exceed Safety is an intermediate-level course covering many safety principles surrounding tower and mobile cranes. The course includes crane requirements, as well as specific requirements for rough terrain, truck mounted crawler, and tower cranes in California. Additionally, participants can expect to cover the need for and use of load charts, as well as requirements for California operator certification. 

Exceed Safety California Crane Safety Basics for Construction online training is designed to teach the basic safety principles associated with mobile and power cranes. Furthermore, the course covers and references California/OSHA safety standards surrounding the use of cranes. Specific course topics include the following: 

  • Introduction to crane safety in California 
  • General requirements 
  • General requirements for all cranes 
  • Types of cranes 
  • Rough terrain cranes 
  • Boom type mobile cranes 
  • Tower cranes 
  • Load charts 
  • Testing and certifications 

Specific industry terms covered throughout the three courses include the following: 

  • California operator certification 
  • California/OSHA safety standards 
  • Mobile cranes 
  • Tower cranes 

Who Is This Course For?

The California Crane Safety Basics for Construction safety course is designed for construction workers and managers in the state of California who must meet the requirements for California operator certification. Individuals who will specifically benefit from this course include the following: 

  • California-based construction workers 
  • California-based construction managers
  • California-based construction supervisors 

Features & Benefits

Exceed Safety’s California Crane Safety Basics for Construction training offers essential safety principles and requirements for all cranes, as well as specific requirements for several types of equipment. It emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, and control. Upon successful completion of this course, participants can expect to: 

  • Follow the specific safety rules and procedures established 
  • Perform inspections, testing, and certifications as needed 
  • Properly care for and maintain equipment 
  • Know how to recognize and identify potential risks 
  • Understand how to best operate cranes onsite 

In Person Training

Participants in this course can expect to be engaged with a dynamic, intentional, and highly experienced instructor. Our in-person class allows for questions to be answered immediately, open discussions, and hands-on learning. Some classes can be done via Zoom (just give us a call) and can be combined with virtual-blended learning. It is our goal to teach with a variety of strategies that allow everyone to be engaged in a fun and comfortable learning environment.