Mobile Crane Operator Advanced

Course Number: 
AMCO 103 | * 3.0 CEUs

(Prerequisite NACB Mobile Crane Operator)
Five days of intensive Mobile Crane Opeartor training for seasoned telescopic mobile crane operators. A combination of classroom lecture, interactive workshops, telescopic crane simulation exercises, and plenty of field seat time on telescopic mobile cranes make this program one of the most sought after and demanding training programs that we offer. If you want your operators to thoroughly understand the capabilities and the limitations of telescopic mobile cranes, this is the program they need to attend.
You will learn about:
  • Simulated Field Exercises, through Operation of Rough Terrain and/or Industrial Cranes in:
    • Travel
    • Set-Up
    • Operation
  • Operator Requirements According to Federal Regulations and Consensus Standards
  • Operations in Various Weather Conditions
  • Site Hazards and Restrictions
  • Ground Bearing Pressures and Proper Use of Mats,Outriggers or Crawlers


  • Lift Plans
  • ASME Hand Signals
  • Pre-Operational Inspection Performance
  • Verifying the Weight of the Load
  • Intense use of Load Chart in Solving Capacity Problems
  • Two-Blocking
  • Power Lines
  • Public Protection
  • Proper  Two-Way Communication Between Operator and Signal Person
  • Load Control and Use of Tag Lines
  • Emergency Response Procedures
  • Operator Aids


NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc.


Hands-On Training

This class offers hands-on Mobile Telescopic Boom Crane Simulator Training as an integral part of the program. * Simulation time only available in the Orlando, FL or Houston, TX Training Facilities.

*Includes Hands-On Training on Telescopic Cranes as well. 


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites for this course?

(Prerequisite – MCOT) Mobile Crane Operator Training - Fundamentals of Safe Crane Operations

Is there hands-on training on mobile cranes?

Yes, this course is a combination of classroom instruction, simulation seat time and hands-on field training on industrial and/or Rough Terrain cranes.

How many people can be in a class?

This class has a very limited enrollment cap of 6 students per class. It is best to register early to reserve a seat.

Mobile Crane Operator Advanced

Start Date End Date Location
February 26, 2018 March 2, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
April 30, 2018 May 4, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
July 16, 2018 July 20, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
August 20, 2018 August 24, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
September 24, 2018 September 28, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
December 17, 2018 December 21, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now