Tag: NCCCO

25 Years of Improving Safety in Crane Operation

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The NCCCO is a nonprofit organization established in January 1995 with a mission of instituting standards in safety and performance Read More

January 29th, 2020 | Tags: , ,

NCCCO Acquires IAI’s Testing Services

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) and International Assessment Institute (IAI) have announced that NCCCO has acquired IAI’s operations relating to the testing services for CCO certification programs.   Effective August Read More

August 7th, 2015 | Tags: , , , ,

Five Reasons to Visit CCO at ConExpo

Live equipment demonstrations, nationally accredited certification examinations,  education sessions and practical examiner training will all go to make for the largest ever participation at any construction event in almost two decades by the National Commission Read More


Crane Certification Does Not Equal Crane Qualification

Crane operator certification took center stage recently at the 35th Biannual Meeting of the Commission of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). Jim Maddux, director of OSHA Directorate of Construction, speaking Read More


Certification Program for Lift Directors Now Available

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) today made available a national CCO certification program for Lift Directors. Developed over the past year-and-a-half by an 18-member Lift Director Task Force made up Read More

October 3rd, 2013 | Tags: , , ,

Online CCO Verification System Proving Itself a Success

Less than six months after becoming available, more than 1,200 registrations from over 800 organizations have been received to use NCCCO’s “Verify CCO Online” or “VCO” system. The VCO system allows the credentials of CCO-certified Read More


New Service Truck Crane Operator Certification Program

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) recently made available a new CCO certification program for service truck crane operators. Service truck cranes are widely used for propane delivery, mining, and heavy Read More


NCCCO Policy Overrides Laws for Certified Operators

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) confirmed that its substance abuse policy remains in full force and effect. The statement was issued in light of the recently passed initiatives in Colorado Read More


NCCCO Launches Online Verification System

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) launched an online system that allows the credentials of CCO-certified individuals to be instantly verified via the Internet. Access to the new system, known as Read More

January 29th, 2013 | Tags: , ,

FCOC to Host Panel Discussion of OSHA Crane & Derrick Standard

The Florida Crane Owners’ Council (FCOC) is to host a discussion panel of crane industry professionals to talk about the new OSHA crane operator certification law, which becomes effective November 14, 2014. The free of Read More


Florida Crane Owners Council to Discuss Operator Certification Laws

On Friday, Dec. 7, the FCOC is conducting a one-day panel discussion on OSHA’s new crane operator certification law that becomes effective in November 2014. The panel is open to all crane owners. This new law Read More

October 9th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,

Employers to be Recognized by NCCCO

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has launch its new Committed to Crane Safety program, which was dveloped by NCCCO to recognize employers who have demonstrated their commitment to safety by Read More


Which Crane Related Career is Right for You?

So you’ve decided you want to work in heavy industry, specifically with cranes, but where do you begin? To help you make informed choices, and start you on the way to a fulfilling career, we’ll Read More


Digger Derrick Operator Certification Launched by NCCCO

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), Fairfax, Va., announced today the availability of a new CCO certification program for digger derrick operators. Digger derricks are multi-purpose machines primarily designed to dig Read More


NCCCO Adopts Color Coded Cards for Operators

The US-based crane operator certification company, National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), has announced that it will issue color-coded CCO cards for operators, riggers, signal persons, crane inspectors, practical examiners, and auditors. Read More