Knuckle Boom “Picker” Operator Certification

Our 1-day program is for ALL Knuckle Boom Cranes That Lift LESS than 8 tons.

In this program your operator will learn the following:

  • Crane and Load Control Techniques
  • Pre Use Inspections
  • Safety Regulations and Provincial OHS Standards
  • Load chart identification and recognition
  • Knuckle Boom Crane Fundamentals
  • Preventative Maintenance and Procedures
  • Principles of Balance, Stability and Capacity
  • Safe Operations for Applicable Designations

Upon successful completion of the program your operators will receive:

  • Certificate (3 year renewal period)
  • Laminated Wallet Card
  • End of day training summary
  • Full documentation provided to update your SECOR and Insurance files (extra fee for this)

Course Overview:

  • 1 day in duration
  • Morning Theory (approx. 3.5 hours)
  • Afternoon practical (until completion)
  • Manual and test provided

If your crane is larger than 8-tons in Capacity in AB, according to Trade Secrets Alberta, you will be required to have a trade registered operator run the crane.  See information HERE