Training Facilities

Niagara Training Center

Located near Buffalo, New York, at the company’s global headquarters, Columbus McKinnon’s Niagara Training Center features a state-of-the-art classroom plus a 3,700 sqaure foot hands-on training facility.

Rock Lititz

Located on a 96-acre live event production campus, Columbus McKinnon’s Rock Lititz training facility is designed to provide hands-on training to entertainment riggers in an environment custom-designed for production professionals.

Menomonee Falls

Magnetek, located in Menomonee Falls, WI,  is not only a product expert, but is also an authority on product use and applications. Its professional training programs provide both classroom instruction and hands-on experience.


Kunzelsau, Germany

Located in the district of Hohenlohe in southern Germany, STAHL CraneSystems provides the hands-on training crane builders and technicians need in our own training center or on your premises.

Chain Hoist Technician Certification 3-Day Workshop

This intense workshop is designed to improve the skill level of hoist service and repair technicians through comprehensive training and testing on various Columbus McKinnon electric and manual chain hoists.

CMET Rock Lititz MEGA School (107 of 139)


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

About Training

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