You need to be qualified to operate a tower crane

Award in Operating a Tower Crane - MQF Level 3, 2 ECTS

Course Overview

The PDTM course provides candidates with thorough practical and theory training to operate a Tower Crane safely and competently.

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

  • Know how to operate the tower crane safely
  • Respond to the recognised signals for controlling crane operations
  • Read and understand the capacity chart of the crane
  • Change the tower crane reeving system from 2 wire to 4 wire and vice versa
  • Operate and understand safe-load indicators and overload warning devices
  • Understand the effect of the working radius on the lifting capacity of the machine

Training Methods:

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

Who Should Attend?

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


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