National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)

Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain


Credential: Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain  ANAB (ANSI) resource CA Eligible
Credentialing Agency: National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)

Renewal Period: 5 years

The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck, Telescopic Boom, All Terrain credential improves the practice and profession of mobile crane operation through validated and reliable certification instruments, to  enhance competency and a safer work environment. Telescopic boom crane operators are required to know the appropriate rules and regulations, machine conditions, operational limitations, load limitations and be able to conduct all hoisting operations in a safe manner. Operators effectively communicate with signal persons, riggers and other site hoisting operations personnel. There are no minimum requirements for this certification. Candidates must pass both a practical and a written exam.  

More information can be found on the certifying agency's website.

Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Attainability:    high

Eligibility Requirements (View Details)

  • Credential Prerequisite
  • Experience
  • Education
  • Training
  • Membership
  • Other
  • Fee

Note: This credential may have multiple options for a Service member to meet eligibility requirements. Requirements listed here are based on the minimum degree required. To view other options, see the Eligibility tab.

Exam Requirements (View Details)

  • Exam
  • Written Exam
  • Oral Exam
  • Practical Exam
  • Performance Assessment

RECERTIFICATION SUMMARY

Renewal Period: 5 years

  • Continuing Education
  • Exam
  • Continuing Education OR Exam
  • Fee
  • Other

AGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION

National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)

13614 Progress Boulevard
Alachua, FL  32615

Phone: (386) 518-6500

Fax: (386) 518-6303
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Other REQUIREMENTS

The Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain credential has the following other requirements:

  • Candidate must demonstrate the ability to read, write, comprehend and exhibit mathematical skills, in the language of the crane manufacturer's operations and maintenance instructional materials.

  • Candidate must complete and sign the "Application for Mobile Crane Operator Practical Examination," which includes an affidavit verifying that a medical professional has found him/her physically qualified to operate a mobile crane and that he/she successfully passed a substance abuse test (negative result) and will continue to comply.

Written Exam

  • Operational characteristics
  • Limitations
  • Standard hand signals
  • Pre-start inspections
  • Post-start inspections
  • General safety knowledge
  • Gross and net capacities
  • Gross and net loads
  • Control functions
  • Response to crane/control malfunction
  • Capacity chart knowledge
    • Load chart calculations involving simple math
    • Gross and net capacities
    • Gross and net loads
    • Capacity reductions
    • Boom length, boom angle, and load radius

Practical Exam Rubber Tire Truck Mount

  • Pre-operational inspection
  • Machine set-up
  • Outrigger deployment
  • Crane levelness
  • Maneuvering skills
  • Securing procedures
  • Operational skills
    • Booming
    • Hoisting
    • Swinging
    • Simultaneous control of multiple functions
    • Following standard hand signals
    • Using and applying operational aids

Exam Preparation Resources

There are a number of resources available to help you prepare for the Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain examination:

An additional resource is Safari Books Online, a searchable digital library that provides online access to thousands of books, training videos and conference sessions. See the Educational Resources section on the Related Sites page here on COOL to learn how to get free access.

RECERTIFICATION

Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain

Renewal Period: 5 years

The Rubber Tire Truck Mount Crane Boom Truck-Telescopic Boom, All Terrain credential has the following recertification information:

  • Certification holders are required to recertify every five years and are required to repeat the initial certification requirements.

     

In Demand

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Some

Credential is related to some tasks associated with the duties of the military occupation (at least one critical task but less than 80%)

Most

Credential is directly related to most of the major duties associated with the military occupation (at least 80%)

Other

Credential is related to this military occupation, but is more advanced or specialized and therefore will likely require additional education, training, or experience

CA Eligible

This certification is eligible for CA.

Promotion Points

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Star

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Early Career

1-3 years experience; Enlisted E1 through E4

Mid Career

4-10 years experience; Enlisted E5 through E6

Late Career

10+ years experience; Enlisted E7 through E9

Early Career

1-3 years experience; Enlisted “A” School through E5

Mid Career

4-10 years experience; Enlisted E6 through E7

Late Career

10+ years experience; Enlisted E8 through E9

GI Bill®

Reimbursement for exam fees has been approved for payment through the GI Bill.

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ANAB (ANSI)

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ICAC

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ABSNC

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NCCA

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IAS

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Low

May be difficult to attain: minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree, and/or minimum experience is 10 or more years.

Note: In some cases “years of experience” refers to time actively on duty or while holding a certain occupation or prior certification and not always in consecutive calendar years. Additional years required for certain preliminary stages may not be included in this classification. For requirements measured in hours, 1080 hours was considered a year. For days, 365 days was considered a year. Please review all prerequisites and requirements for eligibility, and additional information for details.

Medium

Moderate ease of attainment: minimum education requirement = Associate's and/or prerequisite and/or minimum experience = more than 2 years and less than 10 years of experience.

Note: In some cases “years of experience” refers to time actively on duty or while holding a certain occupation or prior certification and not always in consecutive calendar years. Additional years required for certain preliminary stages may not be included in this classification. For requirements measured in hours, 1080 hours was considered a year. For days, 365 days was considered a year. Please review all prerequisites and requirements for eligibility, and additional information for details.

High

Highly attainable: minimum education requirement = HS or less and/or minimum experience = 2 years or less experience and no additional requirements.

Note: In some cases “years of experience” refers to time actively on duty or while holding a certain occupation or prior certification and not always in consecutive calendar years. Additional years required for certain preliminary stages may not be included in this classification. For requirements measured in hours, 1080 hours was considered a year. For days, 365 days was considered a year. Please review all prerequisites and requirements for eligibility, and additional information for details.

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ASI is Additional Skill Identifier
WOMOS is Warrant Officer Military Occupational Specialty
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Updated: March 31, 2020
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