ISP-301 – Overhead Crane Periodic Inspection Certification

Course Name: Overhead Crane Periodic Inspection Certification
Course #: ISP-301
Course Length (Days): 2
Who Should Attend: Anyone who is designated to perform overhead crane Periodic 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 OSHA and ASME overhead crane “Periodic” inspections. The information presented in this course teaches how to perform safe and comprehensive crane inspections in accordance with OSHA §19179, ASME B30.2, and CMAA Spec 78, 70, and 74.  This training applies to inspections of top running overhead bridge and gantry cranes, and hoists. Successful completion of this course includes passing a written exam.
Topics Covered:

Terminology & Definitions

OSHA & National Consensus Standards Overview

OSHA §1910 & ASME B30.2, 16 & 17 Overhead 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 Periodic 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)”

CMMA Specification #74 “Specifications for Top Running & Under Running Single Girder Electric Traveling Cranes Utilizing Under Running Trolley Hoist”

CMAA Specification #70 “Specifications for Top Running Bridge & Gantry Type Multiple Girder Electric Overhead Traveling Cranes”

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


Posted on

June 25, 2024