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When operating a crane, a signal person – or spotter – is used in situation when the point of crane operation is not in full view of the crane operator. This course will provide you with an understanding of the training requirements and proper hand signals and communication skills needed by signal persons and crane operators in these situations. This will allow the operation of mobile cranes in accordance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)'s 'Signal Person Qualification' standard at part 29 Code of Federal Registers (CFR) 1926.1428. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.
Riggers, crane operators, and other employees who work with cranes