PDTM provides training to prospective Mobile Crane Operators

Award in Operating a Mobile Plant - MQF Level 3, 2 ECTS

Course Overview

As per local OHSA regulations You need to be qualified so as to operate a Mobile Plant. The PDTM course provides candidates with theory and hands-on training to operate a Mobile Crane safely. Our course is designed to enrich the crane operator’s knowledge, skill and proficiency.

On completion of this Mobile Crane training course the learners will;

  • How to operate the crane safely
  • How to recognize and respond to crane signals accurately
  • Read and understand load charts
  • Understand and set up the crane reeving system
  • Be able to correctly position the crane and set up the outriggers for a lift
  • Competently alter jib lengths and associated safety devices
  • Carry out routine plant maintenance and minor adjustment
  • Recognise and apply the principles of safe slinging and balancing a load
  • Effects of shock loading on structural strength, stability and load-displacement

Training Methods:

Classroom-based presentation on power-point & supplemented by training videos. Practical demonstration so as the student can use the correct techniques during operation of a Mobile Crane

Who Should Attend?

Those responsible for operating a Mobile Crane in their workplace as part of their daily duties. New & inexperienced drivers who do not hold a certificate of competency to operate a Mobile Crane Operator Certification.


Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be awarded an MQF Level 3 (2 ECTS) Certificate of Competence recognized locally and across Europe will be issued to all learners who successfully complete & pass this course. 

Professional Driver Training Malta Ltd is licensed by the MFHEA as a Further and Higher Education Institution and holding licence No. 2020-010

Interested to Book this Course?

To book this course, please visit the contact us page or give us a call on +356 79707902 / +356 99023087