Gantry Crane (includes lifting and slinging) - IMTRAINING

RIIHAN305D – Operate a gantry or overhead crane

RIIHAN203D – Conduct lifting operations

RIIUND207D – Conduct underground lifting operations

Availability : Contact us

Duration : 1 Day

Cost: $695

Pre-Requisites : Nil.

Mode :  Classroom or Onsite (Face to Face). Contact Us for On-Site training options.

Assessments : Competency based, theory and practical.

Enrolment : Please Contact Us to book your place or Enrol Online

Downloads : Enrolment Form

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to operate a gantry or overhead crane in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.

Elements and Performance Criteria

1. Plan and prepare for gantry/overhead crane operations

1.1 Access, interpret and apply crane operation documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant

1.2 Obtain, read, interpret, clarify and confirm work requirements

1.3 Identify and address potential risks, hazards and environmental issues, and implement control measures

1.4 Select and wear personal protective equipment appropriate for work activities

1.5 Coordinate activities with others prior to commencement and throughout operations

2. Operate gantry/overhead crane

2.1 Prepare load for lift in accordance with crane limitations and rigging requirements

2.2 Perform pre-start, start-up, park-up and shutdown procedures

2.3 Confirm the work area hazards are removed or controlled prior to commencing the lift

2.4 Interpret signals in accordance with AS2550

2.5 Operate controls to lift, transfer and lower loads

2.6 Monitor lift operations and ensure compliance

3. Perform gantry/overhead crane operator maintenance

3.1 Inspect crane for faults

3.2 Perform routine operational servicing, lubrication and housekeeping tasks

3.3 Process written records

Upon successful completion, course participants will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment. The Statement is issued by IM Training (RTO 70023).

National units of competency:

RIIHAN305D – Operate a gantry or overhead crane

RIIHAN203D – Conduct lifting operations

RIIUND207D – Conduct underground lifting operations

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