RIIHAN305D Operate a gantry or overhead crane

RIIHAN305D Operate a Gantry or Overhead Crane
(1-Day Course)

Overhead Crane

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This course is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills to safely operate an Overhead Bridge or Gantry Crane as described in the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. Bridge and Gantry cranes being either cab operated or remote operated. On completion of the course participants will be able to perform pre-operational checks; set-up and operate the crane competently; shut down and perform various operations competently.


  • Legislation in the workplace, OSH Acts and Regulations
  • Overhead Crane, Bridge or Gantry Crane Operations
  • Pre-operational checks
  • Planning your work
  • Safe slinging
  • Safe operational procedure
  • Signals and communication
  • Shut down procedure

Upon successful completion of this course, student will be awarded a wallet-size card* inclusive of the Nationally Accredited course information, student name and course attended date.
(* Card will be issued after full payment is received)


Start Time: 8:00 am (Please arrive 15 minutes earlier for registration and ID checked)
Finish Time: 4:00 pm
Entry Requirement: Basic level of English proficiency (written and communication)
Delivery: Face to Face training and assessment in a simulated workplace environment
Payment Mode: Cash, credit card, purchase order, EFTPOS or cheque
What to bring: 1 Photo ID (e.g. Driver’s Licence, Passport (current or expired no more than 2 years), WA proof of age card or other Australian Government issued ID card with photo)
Clothing: Long sleeve shirt, long pants, safety boots