Crane Operator Certification

What You Need To Do Now

Rule Implementation: November 10, 2018
MEMBER ALERT: Confirmed 1-Year Delay to November 2018


The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires that all crane operators be certified by November 10, 2018. Planning ahead will enable your sign business to get the training and certification needed at the lowest cost and with the smallest disruption to staff and workflow.

ISA recently alerted members to a one-year delay to the OSHA crane operator certification November 2017 deadline. An OSHA advisory panel recommended extending the compliance deadline twelve months to November 2018.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Kenny Peskin ([email protected]).


Here’s what you need to start thinking about in advance of the Crane Operator Certification rule coming into effect.

Printable FAQs and Checklist



Webinar Recording

One of the most sweeping regulations to impact the sign, graphics and visual communications industry is rapidly approaching – the OSHA mandate that all crane operators must be certified by November 10, 2017. The OSHA requirements are mandatory and violations could result in significant fines and grounding of your equipment. Join Phil Doud (Altec Industries) and Kenny Peskin (ISA) to learn how this rule will affect your business and employees.

Access the webinar recording now.


Speakers: Phil Doud, Altec Industries; Kenny Peskin, ISA

Price: $0.00 member/$15.00 non-member




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