OFFSHORE CRANE OPERATOR STAGE 2 RE-ASSESSMENT – BS7121 PART 11

AIMS AND OUTCOMES

The Stage 2 Offshore Crane Operator Re-Assessment course aims to give participants the knowledge required to continue to operate an offshore crane in a safe and efficient manner. This is achieved using a bank of scenarios on the offshore crane simulator or offshore crane by demonstrating experience with offshore deck lifts in an offshore environment.

The Stage 2 Offshore Crane Operator Re-Assessment course is used to assess the continued competence of offshore crane operators. BS 7121 Part 11 states that an offshore crane operators’ competence should be
re-assessed every 2 years. Use of an offshore crane simulation exercises play a part in complying with this standard.

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

  • Plan work
  • Crane pre operational checks and maintenance
  • Wire rope inspection and care
  • Safe rigging practices and Rigging calculations
  • Offshore crane safety devices and Dynamic Factors
  • Safe working loads and load safety indicators
  • Conduct Deck lifts using a Crane or Use of an offshore crane simulator

COURSE CONTENT

  • Review of prevailing legislation, regulations and standards
  • Understanding of crane and installation safety systems and devices
  • Emergency operating procedures
  • Machine awareness and safe areas for crane operation
  • Ability to work with a Banksman and/or Riggers
  • Radio procedures
  • Pre-use checks, Inspection Routines and crane maintenance
  • Operational controls ability and attitude towards safe operations
  • Crane load charts and safety equipment

CERTIFICATION

Offshore Crane Operator Stage 2 certificate of re-assessment is issued to conduct all deck lifts.

Certification is issued in accordance with BS 7121 Part 11 upon successful completion and is valid for 2 years from date of issue.

Overview:

PRE-REQUISITIES
Offshore Crane Operator Stage 2
Logged hours and documented evidence of offshore deck lifts

DURATION
1 Day

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS
6 Persons