NPORS N101 - Mobile Crane
Duration 10 days
Course Aims

To provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating a Mobile Crane in order to enable the candidate to pass the NPORS Theory and Practical tests.

Who Attends

Candidates must have passed the CSCS Health and Safety test (within the last 24 months)

Course Content

Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the mobile crane will be able to:
  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator.
  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Confirm with manufacturer's requirements as per the operator's handbook, other type of information source and relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Explain all relevant documentation.
  • Undertake all pre-use checks.
  • Configure and set for travel (site and highway).
  • Travel the crane to an area of work.
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces.
  • Configure the crane for lifting duties.
  • Deploy outriggers to specification (where applicable).
  • Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Program/set-up Rated Capacity Indicators for lifting duties.
  • Lift various loads using the full radius and slewing capabilities of the loader crane.
  • Accurately place loads.
  • Change the falls of rope on a hook block.
  • Minimize the swinging of loads.
  • Move loads through machine travel (where applicable).
  • Maintain safe working situations.
  • Comply with signals and instructions.
  • Explain rigging and de-rigging procedures when fitting fly jibs or boom extenstions.
  • Dismantle the crane in preparation of movement.
  • Carry out shutdown and securing procedures.

To achieve the Red NPORS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.

Sibbald Limited Centre Locations
Client Locations

Price Per Delegate
Prices obtained upon application

LocationStart DateAll DatesTimesPlaces AvailableMake EnquiryBook