ISP-300 – Overhead Crane Frequent Inspection Certification

Course Name:

Overhead Crane Frequent Inspection Certification

Course #:


Course Length (Days):

1 (Option for a 2nd day to complete an Overhead Crane Frequent Inspection on site)

Who Should Attend:

Anyone who is designated to perform overhead crane OSHA and ASME “Frequent” inspections including crane inspectors and crane maintenance personnel.

Required for Successful Completion:

Pass a written examination.

Course Description:

This training is intended for anyone designated to perform overhead crane “Frequent” inspection. The information presented in this course teaches how to perform safe and comprehensive crane inspections in accordance with OSHA §1910, ASME B30.2, and CMAA Specifications 78 requirements including record keeping. This training applies to performing frequent inspections of top running overhead bridge cranes, gantry cranes, monorails, underhung overhead hoists, and jib cranes. Successful completion of this course includes passing a written exam.

Topic Covered:

Terminology & Definitions

OSHA & National Consensus Standards Overview

OSHA §1910 & ASME B30.2, 16 & 17, and CMAA Spec 78  Crane Inspection Requirements

Overhead Crane Inspector Qualifications

Employer Responsibilities

Crane Types and Major Component Descriptions

Overhead Crane Classifications

Overhead Crane Inspection Types

Overhead Crane Inspection Safety

Crane Inspection Procedures for a Frequent Inspection

Inspection Removal Criteria

Record Keeping

Applicable Regulations & Standards:

OSHA §1910.179 “Overhead and Gantry Cranes”

ASME B30.2 “Overhead and Gantry Cranes”

ASME B30.16 “Overhead, Underhung and Stationary Hoists”

ASME B30.17 “Cranes and Monorails (with Underhung Trolley or Bridge)”

CMAA Specification 78 Standards and Guidelines for Professional Services Performed On Overhead Traveling Cranes and Associated Hoisting Equipment


Posted on

June 25, 2024