This self-study course is designed to be taken at your convenience and on your own schedule. You have 90 days to finish the course from the time of purchase.
This course provides information for manufacturers, owners, or users of mobile cranes to help determine which standards should be invoked for a particular application or facility.
You will learn to:
- Recognize the various crane requirements invoked by law in the U.S. at the Federal, State, and Local level
- Identify U.S. and international voluntary consensus standards and other standards and guidelines that are used in the mobile crane industry
- Describe the role various societies and industry groups play in the development of crane standards and guidelines
Module 1: U.S. Crane Requirements at the Federal, State, and Local Level
Module 2: U.S. National and Industry Mobile Crane Standards
Module 3: International Mobile Crane Standards
Who should attend
This course is designed for crane and lifting equipment design engineers, safety engineers with lifting operation responsibilities, fleet equipment managers responsible for equipment in varies jurisdictions, professional crane/rigging inspectors in all jurisdictions, professional engineers consulting on lifting related issues, engineering professors teaching practical aspects of mechanical engineering, international engineers and manufacturers who are interested in understanding how standards are used in the US; or anyone who wants to learn more about US and international crane standards.