NCCCO Tower Crane Operator


5 Days

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  1. Masks required in the training center.
  2. Temperature check upon arrival.
  3. Social distancing.
  4. Submission of required COVID-19 questionnaire.
  5. Proof of a negative COVID test within 3 days prior to arrival.

The Morrow Equipment Company Training Center is a permanent test site for Tower Crane NCCCO written and practical exams. Our training will help candidates to prepare for these examinations. Subject areas of study included but are not limited to:

  • Tower Crane Configurations
  • Load Handling Capacities
  • Erection, Dismantling and Climbing
  • Bolted Connections
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Inspection and Maintenance
  • Regulations and Standards
  • Operator Aids
  • Crane Signaling
  • Power-line Safety
  • Suspended Personnel Platforms
  • Wire Rope Construction and Inspections

NCCCO Exam prep course and both exams – 4 days written and hands-on training and 1 day written and practical exams.

NCCCO fees are additional. Please see the NCCCO Tower Crane Operator Exam Fees for current NCCCO fees.

Exam fees:

(as of January 2020)

Computer Based Test (CBT) exam: $250
Practical exam: $70

The Candidate Handbook (PDF) is available for download at the NCCCO website. The handbook includes application forms and a list of important examination study materials.

Exclusive classes of 4 or more students are available upon request. For additional information and possible dates, please contact the Training Center at 503-585-5721 Ext. 0110 or email

Additional information


Our examiners are accredited through the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) to conduct practical exams. Find out more »


All scheduled courses are held at the Morrow Training Center in Salem, Oregon USA.

Tuition includes course literature / materials and equipment usage only. Tuition does not include such items as transportation, lodging, meals and other personal expenses.

Payments for courses to be taken must be remitted in full prior to the scheduled class starting date. Every effort will be made to hold your course reservation, but no registration is guaranteed unless payment is received by Morrow Equipment Company prior to the course date.
Cancellation Policy: With 30 days advance notice a full tuition refund will be issued less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations made within 30 days of the scheduled training and no-shows are liable for full tuition cost. Tuition may be applied towards a future course.

Should a class be cancelled by Morrow, a full refund of course tuition will be promptly made. Morrow cannot accept any liability or costs associated with a cancelled class other than tuition paid


Morrow Training Center reserves the right to withdraw courses at anytime, modify course descriptions, change the fees, and alter standards and methodologies for examinations. Changes shall become effective when approved by Morrow Training staff and shall apply not only to prospective students but also to students currently enrolled in a course program.


Morrow Equipment Company fully endorses the national certification program offered by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) and provides training to prepare candidates for CCO examinations. Training Center courses prepare the student for tower crane, signal person and rigger written and practical examination.