Accredited Training Courses
Contact Details

Office Number:  0730189680 / 060 896 5243

086 577 7920


Unit 5, 25 Downing Street
Montana 7490
PO Box 21194 Durrheim 7491


Forklift Competition
Paarl Media Cape
(June 2012)

Truck Mounted Crane Operator Training

The course content is based on Unit Standard 8038

The following assessment criteria are to be demonstrated by the learner on completion of a course applicable to the Lifting machine.

Course Content:
Module 1 Understanding Legislation
Module 2 Theoretical knowledge and safety rules
Module 3 Identify and state purpose of controls and components
Module 4 Completion of check list
Module 5 Read and understand information plates and load charts
Module 6 Correctly use control functions
Module 7 Identify loads, hoist, transport loads in a safe manner
Module 8 Centre of gravity
Module 9 Principal of leverage
Module 10 Good slinging practice
Module 11 Inspection of slings
Module 12 Correct use of slings and shackles

Novice Training: 5 days
Intermediate Training: 3 days
Refresher Training: 1 day

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