Crane Operation - Hand Signal Training Materials

Crane Hand Signal Training Materials from

These training cards and instructor sheets show the universal hand signals for crane operation and movement for: helicopters, cranes, material handlers and material placement. Each card shows a crane signalman with bright red gloves demonstrating universal hand positions and motions, with each signal described in detail.

  • Training Card Sets for operator / signalmen are printed on 6 x 4-in. PVC plastic, and include book rings for easy assembly and use.
  • Instructor Cards are intended for safety trainers, and are printed on 8.5 x 11-in. cardstock for 3-ring binders or protector sheets.

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For information on Crane Safety Sign design and use, view our Crane Signs Compliance - Resource Bulletin (pdf).