N014 Marine Knuckle Boom Crane Refresher

Course Objectives:

It is envisaged that at the end of this course the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

  • Have a basic understanding of offshore crane lifting operations, the dangers of working in the industry & their responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturers handbook for the particular machine to be used
  • Be able to interpret the requirements of the lift plan & risk assessment
  • Be able to locate & identify the major components of the machine & explain their functions
  • Be able to locate & identify key controls & explain their functions
  • Set up exclusion zone explaining actions required for emergency actions & identify any hazards
  • Identify & maintain PPE appropriate for knuckle boom crane use
  • Conduct all pre-operational & running checks in accordance with manufacturers & legislative requirements
  • Identify & inspect suitability of landing area
  • Prepare the knuckle boom crane for lifting duties as well as over side lifts. Operate machinery safely & efficiently taking into consideration sea uplift & moving vessel decks
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carry out all end of work & shut down procedures

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive an NPORS card valid for 5 years, after which a refresher course can be undertaken.

Course Duration:

1 Day

Delegate Numbers: 

Max of 3 per course

NPORS is one of the UK’s leading accreditation and registration bodies, working across the construction, industrial, utilities, warehousing and distribution, agricultural, ports and marine sectors.

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