Offshore crane operator course. Stage 1

Designed to suit personnel who have no previous crane operating experience.

Courses Duration Participants Language
3 days 1-4 prs Eng / Id
3 days 1-4 prs Eng / Ukr
3 days 1-4 prs English
3 days 1-4 prs English
3 days 1-4 prs English
3 days 1-4 prs English
3 days 1-4 prs English

The Aims of the Course

Covers basic knowledge and control skills achieving good foundation training for advancement to Offshore Crane Operator Stage 2 training.

Requirements for the students

No special requirements. But preferable to have minimum understanding of marine lifting operations.

What Will Be Covered During The Course?

  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Basic Crane Terminology
  • Principles of Stability
  • Basic Mechanical Principles
  • Safety Devices
  • Safe Working Loads
  • British Standard Hand Signals
  • Rated Capacity Indicators
  • Pre-operational Checks/Shutdown Procedure
  • Introduction to Wire Ropes
  • Practical Instruction covering the operating techniques to:
  • Contribute to integrated safe systems of work
  • Carry out pre-start checks and inspections
  • Lift, transfer and position loads
  • Respond to hand signals and radio instruction

Course reviews

Good place,easy to find on google maps...lerus instructor good admin nicely
Thanks for everything Review by: Adi
High-rated course
Th excellent training. I gained essential knowledge and acquired core skills to become a crane operator. I received initial practice on crane simulator and it was facinating. Instructor Andriy is a very experienced master and I'm lucky to learn from him. My appreciations to Lerus for such amazing training. Review by: Soran
Helping course
I passed this course some time ago, and received valuable initial experience and insight into crane operations. This area is extraordinary interesting in perspective for me. Review by: Lev
5-star course
My appreciations to Lerus team for this course. I received enourmous pile of new and important information. Besides, essential experience which I received on simulator is awesome and extremely important. Review by: Ivan
Offshore crane operator stage 1
course was informative and up-to-date, instructor was highly qualified and experienced, ready to answer any question, if you met your expectations of the course Review by: Pinchuk Anatolii
Top notch Course
Excellent course and simulator.Highly recommended for those seeking a start as an offshore crane driver with worldwide recognised certification. Review by: Iliika
Good theoretical content and very nice simulator facility. The instructor is very keen and glad to explain you anything about cranes. Review by: Mihail Dobrev
Excellent training
I am very satisfied with everything Review by: Momchil
I would like to share my experience with the course. Conducted the course instructor Igor. I want to note the high professionalism of the instructor. Explains and conveys material in a very clear and concise manner. Takes into account all the nuances and specifics of the profession. The course material is very rich and informative. I was also pleased with the professional equipment-simulator with full simulation. I was very pleased. Many thanks to the center and special thanks to the professional instructor Yuri. Review by: Oleksandr Tarasenko
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