Crane Operator Basics
The Crane Operator Basics training program follows the “Recommended Practice” that has been established by API and is intended to serve as a guide to crane operators and rigging personnel in developing maintenance practices and procedures for use in the safe operations of pedestal-mounted revolving cranes on bottom-supported offshore platforms, jack-up drilling rigs, semi-submersible drilling rigs and other types of floating drilling equipment.
Conformance to the programs and practices recommended herein is intended to result in safe and efficient crane operations. Each owner, Qualified Operator and Qualified Inspector is encouraged to follow the recommendations outlined herein, and to modify or supplement them with any practices or procedures which are more appropriate for the type of crane to be used. This course is API Accredited.