Pendant Gantry Crane

Syllabus | Duration | Instructor Machinery Ratio | Attachment Training

The Pendant Controlled Overhead Electric Travelling Crane & Hoists course will ensure the trainees establish a good level of theory knowledge and practical ability.

This course includes slinging and lifting techniques according to crane capability and working duties.



The basic course syllabus includes...

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS

Operatives responsibilities and PPE

Slinging and lifting techniques

Rated capacity and safe working loads

Hazard and risk assessments

Controls and crane pre-start checks

Manoeuvring, Starting/Stopping procedures

Lifting/lowering and signals

Load stability & safe handling of loads

Operational practice with slinging techniques

Specific work practices

Operative practical test

Theory test

Course closing summary



As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

Refresher Course: 1 day

Semi Experienced Course: 2-3 days

Novice Operative Course: 2-3 days


Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of...

6 x Trainees

1 x Instructor

1 x Pendant Controlled Overhead Electric Travelling Crane


Attachment Training

We also offer attachment training for gantry cranes, hoists and all plant machinery types, please contact us for further details...

Slinger Signaller

Manual Handling


Spreader Beam

Magnetic Plate

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