OTP Crane Operator Lorry Loader

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to provide candidates with the skills and underpinning knowledge required to undertake the duties of a Crane Operator - Lorry Loader

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

This course is  designed to train persons who are responsible for undertaking Crane Operator Lorry Loader as part of their duties on the Network Rail Infrastructure.

Price: 525.00
Duration: 2 days
Certification: Sentinel
Maximum candidates: 4

Course Objectives

At the end of the course candidates will be able to:

  • Describe how the crane is designed to function under normal operating conditions
  • Describe what equipment calibration certificates and checks are required to comply with the relevant rules and regulations
  • Describe what preparatory checks need to be completed on the machine
  • Describe the checks needed to be completed on lifting accessories prior to use
  • Briefly describe the main functions of all relevant controls available to the Driver/Operator
  • Avoid the Lorry Loader Crane being placed in an unstable condition
  • Demonstrate their ability to read a work/lift plan and communicate its content effectively
  • Correctly attach and use the lifting accessories to ensure a safe lift
  • Control the movement of the Lorry Loader Crane
  • Describe what information needs to be give to the Driver/Operator

Additional Information

Candidates must be a minimum age of 18, hold the PTS competence and be deemed competence to undertake OTP duties by their primary sponsor.

Candidates must hold a valid Machine Operator Competence - Machine Operator Highway Permissible Vehicle or Machine Operator Self Propelled MEWP

Available Dates:

We do not currently have scheduled dates for this course. If you would like to enquire about future dates please complete the enquiry form on this page or call 01357 440222. We will always try to meet our customers' needs and schedule courses to suit whenever we can.


For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information