ISP-301R – Overhead Crane Periodic Inspection Certification – Refresher

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Overhead Crane Periodic Inspection Certification – Refresher

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Who Should Attend:

Anyone who has already completed a periodic training and certification program (from any  training company)  and is need of a refresher to keep their certification active and to be in compliance with CMAA and ASME.  

Required for Successful Completion:

Pass written examination.

Course Description:

This training is intended for anyone who has already been trained and certified to perform OSHA and ASME overhead crane “Periodic” inspections. The information presented in this course will be an overview of the material covered in the ISP301 course with a focus on any crane industry changes and any updates to associated regulations and/or industry standards that have occurred since the students completion of the ISP-301 course.  This training applies to periodic 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.

Topics Covered:

Overview of:

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