Folding Boom Operator Certification Course

Program status: Currently Accepting Applications

This Level A – Folding Boom 22 tonnes and Under Certification Program takes 8 days to complete. Upon successful completion, you are fully prepared to be a safe and competent folding crane operator on any job-site.

Taught by an accomplished Crane and Rigging Instructor, the 22 tonne & Under Folding Boom Crane Operator Certification Program combines in-class content with practical experience. Students receive 3 days of classroom theory and 4 days of hands on practical training with the certification assessment on the last day.  The goal of this training program is to equip you for a safe career as a knowledgeable and confident folding boom crane operator.

Tuition and Fees

$15,950.00 + gst (includes all assessment, certification fees and manual)

Course Outline

  • Pre-operational inspection
  • Crane Set-up and hazard assessment
  • Level 1 Rigging Certification Course
  • Load charts
  • Radio communications and hand signals
  • Folding boom orientation including setup, load lifting, load control and demobilization
  • WorksafeBCRegulations, ASME Codes and CSA Standards
  • Written lift plans for critical lifts
  • Equipment logbook


Assessment is completed by a Fulford Certification assessor, who determines if you pass or fail. After you are certified as a folding boom 22 tonne & under crane operator, you may begin your career with no operating

Entrance Requirements

  • Adequate hearing, vision and depth perception
  • Manual dexterity
  • Good reading comprehension
  • Fluent English

Training at Our Location

This Training Course is scheduled on demand. Classes run for eight (8) days from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm (with 30 minutes for lunch) from Monday to Friday at Bigfoot Crane Company, 2170 Carpenter Street in Abbotsford B.C.

Training at Your Location

Bigfoot Crane Academy can provide custom training at your location. Maximum number of students for on-site theory and practical training is six (6) employees per session.

Why get your certification training from Bigfoot Crane Company?

The Bigfoot training program is carefully designed to prepare graduates for excellence in their field. Our course is one of the best in the country, thanks to our thorough dedication to detail and protocol.

By the end of this training course, the candidate will be fully equipped to fulfill the set standards of the exam and certification process.

Call the Academy – (604) 626-2568

Schedule a Class

Click here to download our program outline. 

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Bigfoot Crane Company
2170 Carpenter Street
Abbotsford, BC V2T 6B4

Toll free: 1-877-852-2192
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Email: [email protected]

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