Crane Operator Training – Serving Arizona

Welcome to training website. We are an NCCCO approved test site and our examiners are all accredited and certified by the (NCCCO) National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators.

Training and Testing:

CE’s complete training curriculum includes classroom preparation covering complex load charts, operating procedures, rules and regulations for operating mobile and tower cranes, simulators for both tower and mobile cranes, hands on training and NCCCO Testing and Certification. We offer standard classes that are 1 to 4 weeks, as well as custom tailored training as desired.

CE’s complete training facility simulates a real construction site, where students will learn the operating skills and techniques required to become a professional crane operator.

CE training will include: the safe selection and use of rigging, proper load attachment to the cranes and correct hand and radio signals. Students will learn how to lift light and heavy loads and placement of these loads at predetermined locations. The CE training curriculum includes concrete bucket placement, wall form rigging/lifting/setting, steel column and beam erection. Classes include boom and jib assembly training and operation of both friction and hydraulic cranes.

CE holds Safety as a number one value. It is our goal to instill this value in every person who attends our training facility; allowing our students to bring safe operating practices to the workplace.

Available Training Classes:

  • Freestanding, cab operated Tower Cranes
  • Fixed Cab Cranes up to 30 tons
  • Hydraulic Truck and Rough Terrain Cranes from 40 to 75 tons
  • Lattice Boom Truck Cranes
  • Hydraulic Lattice Crawler Cranes
  • See more info on classes page

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Custom Tailored Classes for your Future
Let Crane Exam help you Build Toward Your Success

Classes Include:

  • Rules and Regulation in OSHA CFR 1926.550, 1910.180, B30.3, B30. 5 and more.
  • Fixed cab, Swing cab, Lattice Truck/Crawler, Self- Erect / Freestanding Tower Crane Load charts
  • Crane set up, from boom extension, jib, blocks revving.
  • Concrete bucket placement, standing columns, walls to setting structural steel.
  • Speed load control in various situations.
  • Crane signals, cable wire and rope slicing and rigging techniques.
  • Crane simulator and much more.
  • Both NCCCO Written and Practical Exams.
  • All 5 NCCCO Certifications.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Should You select your Training Facility?

You value your time and money – Students MUST ask the right questions about the training facilities to consider.

What Experience do the Trainers Offer?

Trainers should have:

  • 10 or more years’ experience in training and instructing students in crane and rigging operations
  • NCCCO Examiner Certification
  • Practical field experience on each crane types you intend to be trained on.

What types of Cranes are available for training?

  • Currently inspected and certified cranes
  • Newer technology equipment (ask for the specific list of equipment YOU will train on before selecting a training facility)
  • Boom Trucks should be 27 tons or larger and have jib extensions for training
  • Hydraulic Truck and RT Cranes should be 60 tons or larger and have jib extensions for training
  • Tower Cranes should stand over 135’ hook height and have 150’ of boom or more attached for training
  • Lattice Boom Cranes should be at least 100 tons or more with at least 150’ of working boom attached as well as jib extensions available for training.


Crane Exam, LLC meets all these requirements and more. Contact us to discuss your future in Crane Operating.

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