truck mounted crane

truck mounted crane – (c32)

The National Code of Practice (NCOP) given under the Driven Machinery Regulation in the Occupational Health & Safety Act 85 of 1993 provide clarity and direction to all stakeholders directly or indirectly related to the accreditation and provision of training to lifting machine/ equipment operators in South Africa.

Occupational Health & Safety Training (OHST) provides SAQA unit standard approved training for lifting machinery course. Occupational Health & Safety Training (OHST) has further accreditation with the Department of Labour (DOL).


  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Principles of Leverage
  • Mechanical Appreciation
  • Operational Controls
  • Principles of Operations
  • Operation of the Crane
  • Slinging & Transportation of Loads
  • Hand Signals
  • Attachments
  • Theory & Practical Assessments
3 to 5 days – NOVICE, depending on skills and experience
TARGET GROUP: Truck Drivers, Operational Staff, Logistics employees, Warehouse employees, all operators of truck mounted cranes.
COURSE OBJECTIVE: The course explains the requirements of operating a Truck Mounted Crane. Also ensures a high level training on both theory and practical training on the operations of the Truck Mounted Crane.