Gantry Crane Training (NZQA Units 30072 & 3800) – 2 days

Purpose
This gantry crane training is carried out to give trainees the skills and knowledge to operate a ‘radio remote or pendant controlled overhead crane, lift and place regular loads’. Trainees will learn how to inspect their equipment and learn about the hazards and risks involved in the lifting and slinging of their loads. They will also be made aware of compliance issues and processes required by their company during the operation of the crane.

Course Details
We offer 2 separate days to completed these gantry crane courses as per the code of practice for; “all persons operating an overhead gantry crane”.  Note: NZQA Unit 30072 is the pre-requisite unit to NZQA Unit 3800.

Gantry Crane Training Course covers

  • Pre-start checks
  • Isolation and lock out procedures
  • Inspect lifting equipment prior to use. Includes but not limited to chains, web slings, wire rope and spreader bars.
  • Lift and place regular loads
  • Correct use of Crane
  • Correct use of lifting equipment
  • Stow crane after use
  • Stow lifting equipment after use

GANTRY CRANE TRAINING PRE-REQUISITE (NZQA UNIT 30072) – 1 day

LENGTH: 8 Hours
TIME: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
FEES: $280 + GST per Trainee

Course overview: Demonstrating and applying knowledge of slinging regular loads safely

Upon completion of this unit trainees will be able to:

  • Demonstrating knowledge of hazards, hazard control, and lift planning.
  • Demonstrating knowledge of lifting gear and working load limit (WLL) tables.
  • Demonstrating the process for preparing and slinging regular loads safely.
  • OVERHEAD GANTRY CRANE (NZQA UNIT 3800) – (Pre-Requisite US.30072 Required) – 1 day

    LENGTH: 8 Hours
    TIME: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
    FEES: $400 + GST per Trainee 

    Course overview:

    This gantry crane training is carried out to give trainees the skills and knowledge to operate a ‘radio remote or pendant controlled overhead crane, lift and place regular loads’. Trainees will learn how to inspect their equipment and learn about the hazards and risks involved in the lifting and slinging of their loads.
    They will also be made aware of compliance issues and processes required by their company during the operation of the crane.

    Key outcome: (NZQA Unit 3800)

    • Demonstrating knowledge of using a radio remote or pendant controlled gantry crane
    • Demonstrating knowledge of radio remote or pendant controlled gantry crane components, equipment, and attachments
    • Sling, lift, travel, and unload or place regular loads using a radio remote or pendant controlled gantry crane
    • Park radio remote or pendant controlled gantry crane and store equipment
    • Carry out daily and weekly operator maintenance of a radio remote or pendant controlled gantry crane.

    OVERHEAD GANTRY CRANE – REFRESHER (NZQA UNIT 3800)

    LENGTH: 8 Hours
    TIME: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
    FEES: $300 + GST per Trainee

    Course Overview:

    This gantry crane training is carried out to give trainees the skills and knowledge to operate a ‘radio remote or pendant controlled
    overhead crane, lift and place regular loads’. Trainees will learn how to inspect their equipment and learn about the hazards and risks involved in the lifting and slinging of their loads.
    They will also be made aware of compliance issues and processes required by their company during the operation of the crane.

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