Mobile Crane (Hydraulic 80 Tonnes and Under)

Admission requirements

  1. Successful completion of Grade 12 or ABE/CCP Advanced Certificate or equivalent or mature student status
  2. Submission of transcripts
  3. Submission of a statement of experience/interest.
  4. Personal interview with the program co-ordinator or regional director.


  • Tests and quizzes: 30%
  • Practical Assessment: 30%
  • Final Exam: 40%

Students must obtain 70% to successfully complete this program.

Program completion requirements

This seven-week program is an apprenticeship program consisting of three weeks of core theory, two weeks of crane theory and two weeks of a practical lab. Upon successful completion of the technical training exams, students will be required to complete defined work-based competencies. Those competencies include sponsor attestation (logbook) and BC Certificate of Qualification Practical examination.

Students will also be required to write the ITA Level 1 Core exam and the Level II Hydraulic 80 Tonnes and Under exam.

You may find the following links helpful in answering crane related questions and the certification process.

Mobile Crane Operator

  • Credential: Certificate
  • Type: Full-time
  • Length: 7 weeks
  • Campus: Mackenzie
  • Fees: $4,960*
*These fees are an estimate.