G4 Overhead Travelling Cranes   Gantry Cranes  - 2 days Course


Banksman and slinger 3 days 

Price: 6900 NOK.

Including learning material, diploma and lunch.

For courses held in English, minimum 5 participants.
All courses are held in Norwegian unless otherwise stated.

Course Overview:

The course provides information on the safe and correct use of Gantry cranes and G4 overhead travelling cranes and best practice to promote a safer environment for persons involved.

The course is to Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority approved standards of certified safety training Course 2.7 and NORSOK R-003N approved. 

For more information about the course:

For more information send us an e-mail to kurs@biks.no

Course Structure:

The course is a mix of theory and practical with a bias towards practical exercises. Delegates are evaluated by means of an examination.

Target group:

Personnel who is required to operate bridge/overhead cranes on a daily basis in connection to their work.

G4 Course content:

  • Introduction and requirements for crane operator
  • Area for use of bridge-/overhead cranes
  • Accidents with bridge-/overhead cranes
  • Construction of bridge-/overhead cranes
  • Electrical and hydraulic system
  • Safety switches (overload)
  • Wire/block
  • Certification/documentation
  • Maintenance and inspection
  • Practical use of lifting equipment
  • Work tasks
  • Driving techniques
  • Exam

In house training:

The course instructor can cooperate with the work place of each participant, and delegate the practical training to a mentor at the company. The mentor is required to have had a valid bridge/overhead crane certificate for more than 3 years with equivalent driving experience. The mentor should be appointed by the management in consultation with the instructor and safety representative in the company. The mentor should work as a supervisor, and make sure the training is in accordance with the curriculum. He or she should follow the instructions given by the instructor and the general regulations.

Diploma / Certificate of competence:

NKR - Norwegian Registry for Safety Training registers and issues operator certificates for the classes which the candidate has passed the theoretical and practical exam. 

According to NORSOK STANDARD  R-003N / R-005N

BIKS AS is a certified training center ATS 202. Certified by the ASAS Certification AS Norway - Aproved by Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority.

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