Overhead Gantry Cranes

Get the knowledge, skills and attitude to safely operate Overhead Gantry Cranes and stay compliant.


The aim of this Overhead Gantry Crane course is to provide learners with the knowledge, skills and attitude in the safe operation of Overhead Gantry Cranes.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who needs to operate an Overhead Gantry Crane.


Learners should have a good command of English, both verbal and written.

Outline of Course

  • Current Legislation (Inc LOLER 98)
  • Pre Use Checks & Maintenance
  • Safe Operations of Gantry Cranes
  • Introduction to Work Equipment
  • Basic Slinging & Signals
  • Raising, Transporting & landing a Load
  • Lifting Plans
  • Theoretical Assessment
  • Practical Training & Assessment

Duration & Assessment

This course takes two days to complete however experienced operators or refreshers take one day to complete.


Certification of completion is provided on completion.

 **Please note that this is not a public course and will only be held onsite with a company who possess an Overhead gantry Crane in full working order and with a minimum number of 4 people** 

Enquire Now About Overhead Gantry Crane Training

Take the first step and enquire now about our Overhead Gantry Crane Training course to book a date and time. Please fill out our enquiry form, call us on 01 255 1503, or email us at info@getready.ie to enquire.

Max. number of people per course: 8

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