The Alabama Robotics Technology Park is designed to close the skills gap within the robotics industry, while also ensuring that students obtain training on the latest robotic technology in the industry.
The Overhead Crane safety class is an introductory level course designed to provide operators with a firm understanding of health and safety standards, preventative maintenance, and proper procedures for the safe operation of overhead cranes. The course consists of classroom theory with a written component and practical, hands-on experience. Course content is delivered through a PowerPoint presentation and interactive discussion and reinforced through workbooks and supplementary handouts.
Topics covered will include but are not limited to:
- Hazards associated with overhead cranes
- Crane usage
- Safe operating practices
- Proper loading and securing of the load
- Fall protection requirements when applicable
- Crane inspections
- Crane components
- Maintenance requirements
- Training requirements
- Hand and radio signals
Proper Clothing is required! No Shorts, No jewelry, No tank tops, No open toed shoes, sandals or flip flops! This is strictly enforced!