Indoor Crane, Rigging & Hoisting – Basic Training Course

Designed for those who will be operating an indoor overhead crane and performing rigging and hoisting tasks.

FOR GROUP REGISTRATIONS, please contact or call 780-447-5050 and a member of the Training team will be able to assist.

Course Description

What will I learn in the Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging course?

Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging Training Courses in Edmonton

This basic course covers Indoor Overhead Cranes, Hoisting and Rigging. It is broken down into the following:

  • Legislation
  • Terminology for indoor overhead cranes
  • Components
  • Markings
  • Operation of indoor overhead cranes
  • Hand signals
  • Rigging and hoisting
  • Determining weights
  • Rigging hardware
  • Makeshift rigging
  • Sling angles
  • Inspection of rigging
  • Load control and hitches

There will be a practical component including Inspections, lifting calculations and sling angles.

Why is an Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging course important?

Fatalities or serious injuries can occur if overhead cranes are not inspected or are used improperly. Injuries and fatalities may also occur if workers are struck by a load or pinched between the load and another object.

Who should attend?

Those who will be operating an indoor overhead crane or performing rigging and hoisting tasks

In-house and on-site options

Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging training is offered in-house at our training facilities:

Ketek Head Office – Edmonton
10457 184 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T5S 1G1

Ketek Operations Centre – Edmonton
20204 110 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T5S 1X8

Ketek – Fort McMurray
3001 Snow Eagle Dr, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 0J4

Ketek – Grande Prairie
41, 713068 Range Road 65, Grande Prairie, AB T8W 5E7

On-site course delivery

Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging training can be provided at your convenience.

For all on-site training inquiries, please email
or call 780-447-5050

How long is the course?

Course time: Approximately 4 hours
(includes practical component)

Course cost

Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging

Advertised prices are based on course delivery within 50 km of Edmonton. Cost may vary based on client needs and location. Course length may vary depending on class size, student interaction, and skill level of participants.

Retail, Corporate and Preferred Corporate pricing is available.

*Course prices are subject to change at the discretion of Ketek Group Inc.
**All confirmed bookings will be honoured at advertised/quoted price at time of registration.

Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging certificate

Upon successful completion of basic Indoor Overhead Crane, Hoisting and Rigging course, a certificate of completion will be provided.
Re-certification: Every three years

Certificates will only be issued upon successful completion of both the theory portion and the practical evaluation of the course. (80% minimum required for both components)

Unsuccessful candidates may take the course again at full cost based on course availability and the discretion of the instructor.


All students are required to bring government-issued identification. If verification is not provided, the student will not be permitted to take the course.

Cancellation: 24-hours notice is required for all cancellations

  • Late arrivals that are denied entrance to the class, or who fail to attend the class without notification (no-shows), will forfeit the full course fee.
  • Qualified substitutions will be allowed up to the course start date in lieu of forfeitures.

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Ketek Head Office: 10457 184 Street NW, Edmonton
Ketek Operations Centre: 20204 110 Avenue NW, Edmonton
Ketek – Fort McMurray: 3001 Snow Eagle Drive, Fort McMurray
Ketek – Grande Prairie: 41, 713068 Range Road 65, Grande Prairie