Boom Truck

  • Equipment
CICT’s Boom Truck training course is an instructor-led program which includes theory and practical components. The course adheres to Canadian Standards Association, Occupational Health & Safety and Manufacture Specifications for the equipment used in the training. This training is applicable throughout Canada.

Course Duration –8 Hours

The course is offered mobile at a client’s site or at the CICT training facility. This course can be suited to a client’s particular equipment model. The course is designed for anyone who may be required to operate boom trucks 8 tons depending on the model. The training has been designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to safely and effectively set-up and operate a boom truck.

Training completion & certification:

  • Participants will receive a wallet sized card or ticket certifying that they have successfully completed & met the training requirements
  • CICT will provide proof of training completion to employers when requested
  • Training records are kept on file & participants, employers & sites may contact CICT for proof of training

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Course content includes the following:

  • Roles and responsibilities of the operator
  • Boom truck/crane components overview and limitations
  • Boom truck stability and safe operating principles
  • Hand Signals
  • Basic Rigging principles
  • Inspection of rigging components and hardware
  • Assessment of loads for lifting
  • Crane capacity charts
  • Basic crane safety
  • Legislation and Hazard awareness
  • Code of practice
  • Pre-use inspection of boom truck and crane
  • Function check
  • Safe operating practices

Key Training Benefits:

  • Course developed in accordance with Canadian Standards Association, Manufacture Specifications and best practices
  • CICT Certification is verified & recognized by oil & gas companies & sites
  • Provides practical hands-on use of boom truck and rigging equipment
  • Taught by certified instructors with experience in the industry
  • Improved user health & safety