Tower Crane

4.5 Days

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Prerequisite: Tower Crane Safety & Inspection, equivalent training or experience, or with Morrow Equipment consent. Please contact the Morrow Training Center at (503) 585-5721 Ext. 0110 if you are interested in a discounted rate for a combination Tower Crane Safety & Inspection, Hoist Safety & Inspection, and Tower Crane Technician 2-week course.

A 4.5 -day advanced course in tower crane service intended for dedicated service personnel with advanced knowledge of tower crane mechanical and electrical system troubleshooting and repair. The course combines theory and practice using audiovisual presentations with hands-on training utilizing fully functional crane components.

  • Tower crane classifications
  • Configuration and applications
  • Electrical power supply and grounding
  • Erection/dismantlement procedures review
  • Structural bolting installation & inspection
  • Top climbing/bottom climbing procedures review
  • Climbing support and anchorage
  • Tower crane drive systems
  • Load testing and movement limits
  • Overload safety systems
  • Counterweights and test weights
  • Tower crane electrical schematic basics
  • Basic Fault tracing
  • Crane controls and functions
  • Work Area Limitation Systems
  • Safety and accident prevention
  • General inspection and maintenance
  • Applicable safety standards and regulations

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 NCCCO national certification program 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.