Category Archives: OSHA

Training during these COVID times

What happened this year to students, teachers and parents and companies? Was your doors closed for business for a period of time? Did your training schedule have to be cancelled? Did you have to move around some schedules to prevent … Continue reading

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Qualified or Certified? This is the question?

Whow, again today I spent so much time talking about qualification and certification. As part of my introduction to OSHA for all students no matter what course you are taking through CCTI, Inc., I speak about definitions, who is OSHA, … Continue reading

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Mobile Crane in Wilmington NC

Congratulations to another great group of now qualified mobile crane operators. These students showed they not only know how to operate the mobile swing cab but also the carry deck fixed cab. Spending the week in Wilmington, NC in beautiful … Continue reading

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Mobile Boom Truck Operator Qualified

Congratulations to the newest addition of Mobile Boom Truck Operators Qualified!!! It was an honor to spend several days working with the newest employees to achieve their Mobile Boom Truck Fixed qualification. Several of the employees had crane experience, but … Continue reading

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OSHA General Industry 30 Hr. Course

Introducing the newest members of the OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Course. These students represent the National Park Service. Employees traveled from all over our parks to attend the 30 hour course in Morehead City, North Carolina. There was even … Continue reading

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Mobile & Overhead Crane Inspection

OSHA requires us to inspect our mobile cranes once a year. This is the opportunity to ensure that your company vehicle is compliant with not only OSHA standards as a mobile crane, but with the DOT for traveling on the … Continue reading

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CIC is not Accredited says OSHA

This is the reason I support NCCCO. We at Crews Crane Training International, Inc. are certified mobile crane operators and provide the training to get employees certified through NCCCO. Read below what has been said by OSHA. CIC is not … Continue reading

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Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training

Congratulations to all the employees who attended the Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training. Many of the students comments as they completed the training were “they did not realized how much you had to know to be a crane operator.” Mobile … Continue reading

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Top 10 OSHA Most Frequent Violations

The Most Frequently Cited Standards 2019: Fall Protection – General Requirements (501): 6,010 violations Hazard Communication (1200): 3,671 Scaffolding (451): 2,813 Lockout/Tagout (147): 2,606 Respiratory Protection (134): 2,450 Ladders (1053): 2,345 Powered Industrial Trucks (178): 2,093 Fall Protection – Training … Continue reading

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NCCCO Restructure Policy

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is announcing the following: 1-Written Exam Retake Policy. NCCCO will be implementing an Exam Retake Policy effective October 1, 2019. This policy will require any candidate failing an NCCCO written exam … Continue reading

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