All lifting operations course and assessment now available in Varna, Bulgaria.


Offshore crane operator. Stage 1


Please, make Your payment for the reservation of the course not later than 2 banking days before the start of the course

Date Time Cost
On request 08:30 to 17:00 USD 500.00* Book online
* Payment in MYR equivalent, according to the commercial exchange rate on the payment date

Target Audience

Designed to suit personnel who have no previous crane operating experience.


This course "Offshore crane operator. Stage 1" is certified
by Bureau Veritas certification company.

The Aims of the Course

Covers basic knowledge and control skills achieving good foundation training for advancement to Offshore Crane Operator Stage 2 training.

Requirements for the students

No special requirements. But preferable to have minimum understanding of marine lifting operations.

What Will Be Covered During The Course?

  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Basic Crane Terminology
  • Principles of Stability
  • Basic Mechanical Principles
  • Safety Devices
  • Safe Working Loads
  • British Standard Hand Signals
  • Rated Capacity Indicators
  • Pre-operational Checks/Shutdown Procedure
  • Introduction to Wire Ropes
  • Practical Instruction covering the operating techniques to:
  • Contribute to integrated safe systems of work
  • Carry out pre-start checks and inspections
  • Lift, transfer and position loads
  • Respond to hand signals and radio instruction


3 days - includes tuition, continuous assessment of practical skills and theoretical examination

Number of participants

Minimum 2


English or Russian depending on the customer's request.