Gainesville, Fla. — The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has formally recognized the

National Center for Construction Education and Research’s (NCCER) Mobile Crane Operator Certification Program, visit nccer.org/crane. This program is both ANSI accredited and OSHA recognized.

ABC’s President and CEO, Kirk Pickerel stated, “As one of only four crane operator certification programs currently in existence, Associated Builders and Contractors is proud to offer its’ support to NCCER’s Mobile Crane Operator Certification Program as not only an independent verification of a crane operator’s skill and aptitude, but as an effective tool to help further educate and train personnel on safe crane operations.  We look forward to the benefits that this program will afford to ABC’s members and chapters, as well as the industry.”

NCCER’s Mobile Crane Operator Certification Program includes both written assessments and practical examinations that meet or exceed current ASME B30.5 consensus safety standards and OSHA 29 CFR part 1926. The written assessments and practical examinations combine for 13 equipment-specific certifications. Tests results are available within fifteen minutes after submission with no rush fees. NCCER tracks type and capacity for all Mobile Crane Operator Certifications which can be administered at any NCCER Crane Endorsed Accredited Assessment Center. Check with your local ABC chapter. 

“ABC is a valued partner and we are grateful for their recognition of NCCER’s Mobile Crane Operator Certification Program,” said NCCER’s President Don Whyte.