Mobile Crane Inspector

Course Number: 
MCI 105 | * 3.0 CEUs

The effort put forth in properly training inspectors is greatly rewarded. A well-trained, qualified inspector could save your company a great deal of money and time by avoiding unscheduled downtime, costly repairs, accidents and lawsuits. The inspection process is the vital link to the safety and maximum utilization of your cranes.
Our instructional staff provides a hundred years combined experience, offering our students the opportunity to receive documented, formal training on the inspection processes and techniques used by North American Crane Bureau, Inc. field inspection personnel.
We have inspected thousands of different pieces of lift equipment utilizing General Industry, Maritime, and Construction Safety Standards. Our inspection work sheets, developed over the years from the actual field experiences of our inspection staff, will be utilized throughout this program.
You will learn about:
  • The Need for Inspection and Inspection Intervals
  • How to Read & Apply OSHA & ASME Standards
  • Inspector Qualifications
  • Lockout/Tagout/Blockout
  • Load Chart Interpretation & Load Testing
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • In-Depth Discussion of Tools Used in Inspections
  • Inspection of Various Components of Carriers, Superstructures and Booms as Required by Federal Regulations, Consensus Standards and Manufacturer Requirements
  • Factors Affecting Lifting Capabilities
  • Types of Nondestructive Testing - Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Information Presented on Inspection Forms
NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc.

Add-On Options 


Option 1 - Inspector Kit*: $150

 Multiple tools for inspection include: tape measure; wire rope card; caliper; magnifier; pocket knife and level. All in soft canvas belly pack.

Option 2 - NACB, Inc. Certified Inspector Certification: $395 

Immediately following the completion of this program, a block of time has been reserved for administration of written testing for Certification. A Certificate of Competency is issued to those who successfully complete all the requirements set forth by NACB, Inc. Please contact us to determine what qualifications your personnel must possess.
** "Plus Package" is only offered before or during the class


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

This course is designed for a experienced individual, upon registering for this course the attendee must fill out an application verifying crane related experience.

Is there certification testing available with this program?


When will the certification testing take place?

Immediately following the completion of this course, a block of time has been reserved for administration of written testing for Certification.

How many people can be in a class?

Class size normally ranges from 6-8 students, it’s best to register early and reserve your seat.

Mobile Crane Inspector

Start Date End Date Location
December 12, 2017 December 15, 2017 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
January 9, 2018 January 12, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
February 6, 2018 February 9, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
February 27, 2018 March 2, 2018 Memphis, TN Sign Up Now
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