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   TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

 ADVANCED DRIVING
       DANGEROUS GOODS
       DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
           SHUNTING

       RIGID HEAVY VEHICLE
       TIP TRUCK
       VEHICLE COMBINATION
       WATER CART

 LIFTING OPERATIONS
       CRANES
           HEAVY
           MOBILE
           MOBILIFT
           OVERHEAD (CAB)
           OVERHEAD (PENDANT)
           SINGLE GIRDER HOIST
           TRUCK MOUNTED
           TOWER
       LIFT TRUCKS (FORK LIFTS)
           ADPLTs
           COUNTER-BALANCED
           DPLTs
           SIDE LOADERS
           RTLTs
       OPERATIONS
           BASIC RIGGING
           BANKSMAN
           LIFTING EQUIPMENT
              INSPECTION

           SAFE LIFTING

 EARTHMOVING
       CONCRETE DUMPERS
       DUMP TRUCKS
           ARTICULATED
           RIGID
       EXCAVATORS
       FACE SHOVELS
       FRONT END LOADERS
       GRADERS
       SCRAPERS
       SKID STEER LOADERS
       TLBs
       TRACK TYPE DOZERS
       TRACTORS
       WHEELED DOZERS

 CONSTRUCTION
       ASPHALT PAVER
       MEWPs
       PERCUSSION DRILLS
       ROCK BREAKERS
       ROLLERS
       TYRE HANDLER ATTACH
       SCAFFOLD ERECTION
       SCAFFOLD INSPECTION

  HEALTH & SAFETY
       ACCIDENT/INCIDENT
           INVESTIGATION

       FIRE FIGHTING I
       FIRE FIGHTING II
       FIRST AID I
       FIRST AID II
       GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING
       HANDLING HAZMAT
       HEALTH & SAFETY REP
       LOCKOUT/TAGOUT
       OHS ACT OVERVIEW
       OHS ACT IN-DEPTH
       SITE SAFETY AWARENESS
       WORKING AT HEIGHTS
       WORKSHOP SAFETY

  POWERTOOLS AND MACHINES
       BOILERMAKING
       BRUSH CUTTERS
       CHAINSAWS
       CUT-OFF SAWS
       LAWNMOWERS
 
CATEGORY: OPERATE A HEAVY CRANE
NCOP CODE: C35, C36, C39 & C40
FIELD: Services
SUBFIELD: Transport, Operations and Logistics 
UNIT STANDARD: 242982 [SAQA]
NQF LEVEL: 03 (14 credits)
DESCRIPTION: The heavy crane course is designed for both novice and experienced operators. Learners who meet the specific outcomes and assessment criteria will be permitted to operate a Mobile Crane of the following codes:
Code C35: Hydraulic mobile crane up to rated capacity stipulated on certificate
Code C36: Hydraulic crane pick up & carry up to rated capacity stipulated on certificate
Code C39: Lattice boom mobile truck crane up to rated capacity stipulated on certificate
Code C40: Lattice boom mobile crawler crane up to rated capacity stipulated on certificate
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 5 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
Upgrade to a higher Rated Capacity: 2 Days
COURSE CONTENT: Identify the safety and suitability of crane type prior     to utilisation thereof, giving consideration to freight     characteristics, equipment manufacturer’s
     requirements and environmental conditions

    We explain to learners, issues concerning the safety     and suitability of crane types, legal responsibilities in a     nutshell, Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of     1993, Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996, Personal     Protection Equipment (PPE) and different types of     cranes and their purpose.
Apply the recognised methods for inspection and     recording the operational fitness of all components
    of the crane with reference to safety procedures in     the workplace
    We outline the components, pre-operational and     close-down checks.
Operate the heavy crane in a safe and competent     manner
    We discuss using load charts, on-rubber lifting, pick up     and carry operations, boom angle indicators and critical     lifts. We identify and explain dangerous situations,     purpose of various controls, driver’s controls, crane     controls and operating console.
Access available support systems and emergency     services in case of incidents and accidents
    Course of action explained in relation to safe work     practices and procedures, hand signals, selecting slings,     load attaching devices, sling safety, lifting tackle     precautions, centre of gravity, balancing of loads, chain     sling angles and types of chain slings.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given, as well as the following:

Heavy Vehicle National Driver’s License assumed to be     in place.

For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of heavy crane training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS: We also offer a Train the Trainer course in conjunction with heavy crane training. For more information, contact our
skills development advisor
.

 
 

Preparation for on-site Training

HRETD provides training on site to assure optimal skills transfer in the actual work environment. It is thus important for clients to prepare in advance in order to streamline the training process. To this end, we have prepared this handy preparation guide for clients' convenience. The following are requirements of the company on commencement of training, which must be provided to the skills development practitioner...
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