Online Crane Load Chart Reading and Calculations Course

Login for Existing Customers
Book Online Training
Book Online Training Today

Training Duration

Approximately 4 Hours

Online Training Cost

Canadian Pricing
US Pricing

Safety Training Topics

  • The importance of load charts
  • The information found on a load chart
  • How to determine gross and net capacities
  • How to calculate total load
  • How to identify structural and stability values in load capacity charts
  • How to identify quadrants of operation from load chart data

Preview This Course


This online course on crane load chart reading and calculations is intended to teach operators, riggers, and supervisors of mobile crane and boom trucks the significance and function of load charts. You will learn the theory behind load charts and the information they contain, as well as how to apply gross capacity, net capacity, and total load calculations to real-life lifts throughout the course.

I-Cab Recognized CourseI-CAB Recognized Course

The International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) recognizes this content developer for its knowledge in this topic and is listed as a competency development resource for I-CAB evaluations.

Course Assessment

Testing conducted throughout this online crane load chart reading and calculations training is designed to reinforce the information presented. To obtain a completion certificate, a mark of 80 percent must be accomplished. If the pass mark is not reached, participants can repeat the course twice. You can access additional materials needed to finish this course online.

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

Leavitt Machinery offers over 50 knowledge based online safety training courses for both Canadian and US based customers. It is important to note, for some jurisdictions, select topics may require additional practical evaluation for full certification.