Crane Training FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions About Crane Training:
Q: Who is this crane training program for?
A: We have courses and programs for experienced operators and people looking to become crane operators. See Course Outlines.
Q: What is cost of crane training?
A: Depends on the type of crane for training and which course you need based on your operating experience. See Course Outlines.
Q: When are the courses offered?
A: Most of our courses we schedule on demand, but some we schedule in advance for students to join. See Course Schedule.
Q: How do I become certified?
A: After taking our course an assessment will be set. After you pass your assessment you will be certified. For more information on certification please visit: www.fulford.ca/crane/cranesafe.html.
Q: Will an instructor come to our location to teach?
A: Yes. See Course Outlines.
Q: What is the classroom size?
A: 1-8 people depending on the type of training.
Q: Do you provide job placement?
A: No. Enrolling in the academy does not guarantee you will be hired by Bigfoot Crane either. Our training prepares you to become certified, so you will be more employable.
Q: Who do I contact about my registration?
A: Please contact: [email protected].
Q: Do I need to bring a pen and paper?
A: Please bring a pen, paper, hardhat, safety vest & steel toes (should be CSA approved footwear).
Q: Who does the assessment for the crane training?
A: Fulford Certification is the assessor and they will be conducting the assessments. For more information on certification please visit: www.fulford.ca/crane/cranesafe.html.
Q: Do I need to be registered with the crane association prior to taking classes?
A: Yes and you can register on-line at www.bcacs.ca.
Q: What happens if I do not pass parts of the assessment?
A: If you fail a part of the assessment you will have to contact Fulford Certification for a re-assessment. There are time limits and fees associated with re-assessments so contact them immediately if you do not pass a section.
Q: How long is the lunch break?
A: 30 minutes.
Q: Is there anything I need to read before taking the course?
Q: How do I pay?
A: Prepaid on Visa or Mastercard.