People credited with this unit standard are able to configure a non-slewing articulated crane, lift and place regular loads, and complete associated documentation.
Note that the Assessment must be carried out in a crane workplace or equivalent.
Telehandlers cannot be used for assessment against this unit standard.
Course Objectives At the successful completion of the course the trainee will be able to:
Mobilise, position and configure a non-slewing articulated crane.
Lift and place regular loads.
Travel the crane with a load on the hook.
Complete documentation for lifting and placing regular loads and to travel the crane with a load on the hook.
Prepare a non-slewing articulated crane for road travel mode, and complete documentation.
NZQA Unit Standard 24511 Configure a non-slewing articulated crane, and lift and place regular loads
Attendance Numbers Minimum and maximumof 4 Course Duration 1 day
Entry Criteria The course requires a level of fitness to demonstrate competency for the skill being trained.
All trainees must evidence successful completion of US 3787, Demonstrate knowledge of regulatory requirements relating to cranes; and US 3789, Sling regular loads and communicate during crane operations: or demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills.
VHNZ can provide training for US 3789. To organise, please contact a VHNZ representative.