Crane Operator

B007 Crane Operator

COURSE FRAMEWORK CODE B007
COURSE TITLE

Crane Operator

COURSE APPROVED BY

Approved by TCS Avant and Panama Maritime Administration (TCS Avant approved by American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), Maritime Administration of : Panama, Republic of Marshall Islands, Ukraine)

LANGUAGE Russian, English
SCOPE

according to requirements of STCW-78, as amended (Regulation I/12, II/5), Code of STCW, as amended (Sections А-I/12, А-II/5, Tables А-II/5), Code of Safe Working Practices”. with use of the Crane simulator “TRANSAS TechSim 5000”

The Crane Operator Course is intended for individuals that have little or no crane operating experience and wish to gain theoretical and practical knowledge of crane operations.

OBJECTIVES

The key objectives are:

1. to introduce the participant to crane operations terminology;

2. to ensure the participant can identify and explain key elements of relevant legislation;

3. to ensure the participant understands the role and responsibilities of the crane operator and safety implications attached to that role;

4. to ensure the participant understands the main crane controls, safety devices, working limitations, associated hazards and safe work practices of an offshore crane operator;

5. to ensure the participant understands typical crane maintenance and inspection requirements;

6. the participant to practice operating a crane and crane simulator following a basic lifting plan after receiving.

ENTRY STANDARDS

The Course targeted audience, consists of all seafarers employed or engaged in any capacity or rank on board.

There are no participant pre-requisites for attendance on the Crane Operator Course. Although participant must provide evidence of a medical/eye test to confirm their depth of vision and that they are not color blind.

CERTIFICATION

On successful completion of the Course, a certificates will be issued verifying that the holder has been successfully trained and assessed on the elements of basic training I/12, II/5.

STUDENT NUMBER

LIMITATION

The maximum number of course attendees is 4

STAFF REQUIREMENTS

The course is conducted by qualified instructors that hold a valid Master’s license and have an adequate experience in this subject.

FACILITIES & EQUIPMENT

Classroom and “TRANSAS TechSim 5000”

TEACHING AIDS

Whiteboard and DVD player, overhead projector, placards, audio and video aids, PowerPoints

TEACHING METHOD

Theory in a classroom, practical exercises”TRANSAS TechSim 5000″ simulator

BASED UPON IMO MODEL COURSES

3.12, 6.09 and 6.10

COURSE DURATION 32 hours  
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