Training at Columbus McKinnon

Whether you need to meet OSHA or ASME requirements, receive overhead crane and rigging certification, or simply gain the peace of mind that comes from having a safer work environment, Columbus McKinnon can help.

CMET Rope Class Feb 2018-97

Our Trainers

The professional training team at Columbus McKinnon is comprised of a group of individuals with very diverse backgrounds and a great deal of experience. Several of our trainers are members and leaders of industry and safety organizations.

CMET Rock Lititz MEGA School (50 of 139)


Learn about our comprehensive training offering covering overhead cranes, hoists and rigging products.

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Our trainers are always developing useful tools and guides to help make your job easier.

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Rock Lititz is an excellent facility for rope access training. There is a lot of room with plenty of height. The course is rigorous, but the instruction completely prepares you to succeed as long as you show up with a good attitude and the willingness to work.

Nate Slattery | Field Supervisor at United Telephone Association

SPRAT Level 1, 2, or 3 Rope Access Training and Certification Course

This 5-day SPRAT training and evaluation course is designed to provide recognition and credibility to rope access technicians. This course will cover the necessary skills for either Level 1, 2 or 3 SPRAT certification, as it applies to each participant. Students who pass the evaluation, in accordance with SPRAT Certification Requirements, will be awarded a SPRAT certification, which is good for three years.

CM-ET Training

CM Entertainment

Training for riggers and hoist maintenance professionals in the entertainment industry.


Designed to ensure proper selection, inspection and use of rigging gear.

Overhead Crane

Training on crane operation, installation and maintenance.