Preventive maintenance and proper repair techniques will greatly enhance the overall capabilities of overhead hoist systems. Training is the key ingredient in developing sound troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance procedures.
Our training facilities, offers classroom and hands-on workbench training for personnel desiring to maintain overhead hoist systems. With an assortment of several different hoist manufacturers represented, we’ll adjust brake systems, troubleshoot electrical problems, discuss inspection criteria, and conduct pneumatic system repairs within this five day, 40-hour session, preparing personnel for everyday responsibilities as a competent hoist maintenance technician.
You will learn about:
Hoist Terminology and Applicable ANSI Standards
Hoist Types and Maintenance/Repair Guidelines: Chain Hoists, Electric Hoists, and Pneumatic Hoists
Load Chain Maintenance
Pendant Control Maintenance
Wire Rope Replacement
NEC and CMAA Requirements
Inspection Form Requirements
Overview of Federal Regulations
Factors Affecting Lifting Capabilities
NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc.
*CEUs ARE ONLY APPLICABLE TO REGULARLY SCHEDULED PROGRAMS