NPORS Mobile Crane (N101)




1-10 Days depending on experience

Valid for

5 Years

Course Provider(s)


Course Description

This course teaches you how to operate a mobile crane safely and productively.

We will conduct a learner analysis to identify the duration of training required for those with limited or no experience, whereas experienced operators can attend a one day Experienced Worker Assessment (Test Only).

To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator
Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions
Set up exclusion zone
Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for mobile crane use
Conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
Prepare the mobile crane for use and operate machine safely and efficiently
Environmental considerations
Carry out all end of work and shut down procedures

Who Should Attend?

This course is suitable for any delegate wishing to gain an NPORS Mobile Crane certificate. Experienced workers, categorised as those with having either 18 months provable work experience and/or 6 months consistent daily experience in the category, will be able to undertake a Experienced Workers Test (EWT). Completion of a EWT will allow experienced workers to take the NPORS Theory and Practical tests required for a NPORS certificate.

Additional Information

Established in 1992, the National Plant Operators Registration Scheme is now one of the UK’s leading Accreditation and Registration Bodies, working across the Construction, Industrial, Utilities, Warehousing and Distribution, Agricultural, Ports and Marine sectors.

NPORS offers flexibility, whilst maintaining standards, both nationally and internationally by working with industry and Accredited Training Providers.

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