Overhead Crane - NPORS


To prepare candidates for employment as a Gantry Crane operator where the NPORS operator’s licence is a requirement.

Candidates will be competent in:

  • The rules and regulations with respect to using lifting equipment
  • Slinging
Who is this course for?

This course is intended for all individuals who use overhead lifting equipment.

Unit content
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • The Code of Practice
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment
  • Regulations
  • Planning a Lift
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Rules for Safe Crane Operation
  • Estimating Load Weights
  • Written Questionnaire to Confirm Training
  • Practical Training to Include:
  • Inspection of Lifting Equipment
  • Planning a Lift
  • Selecting Slings and Connect to Loads
  • Correcting Load Swing
  • Moving Loads Alone
  • Practical Test of Operational Slinging
Course duration

1- 6 x people - 1 day

Start 8:30 am
Finish Approx. 3:30 pm