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Overhead Crane Operator Train-The-Trainer

Course Details 

Format: Classroom and practical hands-on
Duration: 3 Day
Time: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
1) MHSA Overhead Crane Operator-Standard (or Level 1) course within previous 12 months   
2) Minimum 500 hours of hands-on experience in rigging and lifting loads with overhead cranes
3) Completion of the “Overhead Crane Operator Experience Verification form”*         

*At time of registration, this form will be emailed to the registrant. The completed form must be submitted prior to the course starting date as part of the registration process.
PPE Required: CSA approved hard hat, safety footwear, long sleeved shirts or coveralls, safety vest and gloves

Course Description

This three (3) day comprehensive course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to teach an effective MHSA Overhead Crane Operator training course and evaluate competency at their facility.

Participants will learn the instructional techniques involved to best deliver concepts in classroom theory and workplace practical training sessions.

Course content:

•Principles of Adult Education and Instructional Techniques

•Effective speaking and presentation techniques

•Alberta OH&S Legislation and referenced Standards

•Course Material and Leader’s Guide


After successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

•Demonstrate effective speaking and presentation techniques

•Have a strong understanding of training course materials

•Provide consistent, high quality classroom and hands-on training and evaluation that remains consistent for every course taught

Expiry: 36 months

Employers are also encouraged to utilize the Canada-Alberta Job Grant program to gain significant returns on training costs. The Canada-Alberta Job Grant (CAJG) is a funding program where employers and government share the cost of training new and existing employees to increase their knowledge and skills to meet the needs of Alberta’s changing economy.

Please visit the following website for eligibility details:

Successful completion of this course allows MHSA certified Overhead Crane Operator Trainers to provide the MHSA Overhead Crane Operator training course exclusively to a single company in Alberta, i.e. the Employer of the trainer.

This training course is not intended to permit third-party training providers and/or independent consultants to provide training to the general public or other MHSA member companies.

Please note that this course is an Alberta based program and was created based on Alberta standards. This course cannot be utilized outside the province of Alberta.

  • Members: $775.00
  • Non Members: $775.00

*Prices do not include GST

Course Cancellation Policy 

To be eligible for a course refund, please provide five working days’ notice before the course begins. To learn more, click here