Free Webinar

"The Future of Industrial Training: the New Digital Classroom"

About the Webinar:
At TPC Training Systems, we’ve been on the hunt for ways that our industrial skills training solutions can evolve to meet the needs of all of our customers, and we’ve learned some things in the process. In this webinar, we’ll share what we’ve learned and give you a preview of the future of industrial training.

You’ll learn about:
  • The best uses of webcast and simulcast training formats
  • The advantages of blended online and live training
  • Virtual reality (VR) training environments, including an exclusive sneak peek inside a VR simulation

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    Signaling for Mobile & Overhead Cranes

    Signaling for Mobile & Overhead Cranes

    Prepares personnel to work with and around mobile and overhead cranes. Contents include communication and signaling, and crane dynamics and operations.

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    • Online Course & Test $95.00

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    Lesson 1: Crane Operations


    Crane Types; Crane Parts; Basic Commands; Crane Capacities & Cautions; Protective Devices & Cautions; Protective Devices & Cautions; Additional Responsibilities; Crane Operations Practice


    – Become familiarized with best practices when working with a crane operator.
    – Outline proper vocabulary of cranes and crane operators.
    – Identify a roles and responsibilities in relation to the crane operator.

    Lesson 2: Knots, Hitches & Taglines


    Overview; Basic Knots; Bowline; Square Knot; Sheet Bend; Basic Hitches; Timber Hitch; Clove Hitch; Double Half Hitch; Taglines;


    – Identify different knot types and best practices for use.
    – Identify different types of hitches and their applications.
    – List the proper terminology concerning knots, hitches, and taglines.
    – Understand what to look for to determine if a rigging configuration is appropriate.

    Lesson 3: Hand Signals


    Crane Operator’s Point-of-View; Basic Hand Signals; Moving the Crane; Tips and Cautions; Special Cases; Practice Hand Signals


    – Communicate with a crane operator using hand signals.
    – Understand hand signals as a tagline operator.
    – Become efficient and effective at giving hand signals.

    Lesson 4: Voice Signals


    Guidelines; Delivery; Primary Elements; Moving the Load; the Blind Pick; Voice Signals Practice


    – Identify basic voice signals.
    – Give voice signals efficiently and effectively.
    – Understand the responsibilities of a signaler.

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