Associated Builders and Contractor Member

Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association

CSAA fully endorses the national certification program offered by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), and will prepare canidates for the CCO test.

Unit 1 Signal Person

:It is very important to have clear communication between the crane operator and the crane’s signal person. Different types of communication such as hand signals, voice commands and alternative methods of communication are understood by all parties involved.

The topic covered are:

  • Signal Qualifications and General Requirements 
  • Standard Hand Signal for Mobile Cranes 
  • Voice Commands 
  • Crane Operations 
  • Basic Crane Terminology 
  • Safety Standards OSHA 1926 and ASME B30.5