Customized On-Site Training, Inspection
  & Consulting Services for the
 Crane, Lifting and Heavy
Equipment Industry.
Welcome to Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB), a world leader in providing training, inspections, certifications and safety services for the lifting and material handling industry since 1969. CICB's state of the art training facilities are located in Orlando, FL and Houston, TX.
Primary Benefits Customers Receive from Using CICB Services Include: 
  • Reduce Injuries
  • Achieve Regulatory Compliance
  • Increase Worker Skills and Productivity
  • Increase Equipment Reliability
  • Reduce Equipment Maintenance Costs
  • Extension of Equipment Operating Life
Primary Equipment That CICB Provides Services for:
Industries Served:
  • Construction
  • Chemical/Petro-Chemical Plants
  • Manufacturing
  • Utilities/Power Generation
  • Government
  • Military
  • Aerospace
  • Offshore and Onshore Exploration & Drilling
  • Mining
  • Ship Building
  • Ports/Logistics
  • Upstream Wellsites

From Our Customers

“We have used Crane Inspection and Certification Bureau (CICB) to train our journeymen, heavy equipment operators and craft apprentices using Mobile Crane Operator training modules as well as their NCCCO Mobile Crane Operator training modules. I feel that the quality of training that CICB delivers the craft trainers that they employ are among the best in the industry. I feel that if you choose CICB to perform Mobile Crane Operator and/or NCCCO Mobile Crane Operator training for your craftsmen that you will be extremely satisfied with the results that will generated by this training.”
C.J. - BP Texas City Refinery, TX, 03/22/2012
"Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau fully endorses the national certification program offered by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), and will prepare candidates for the CCO certification examinations."

CICB is a Veteran Owned Business
and a proud supporter of multiple charities for Veterans 
Job Openings

Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau Expands Safety Training to Puerto Rico

Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB) is bringing its OSHA, ANSI/ASME based crane safety, rigging and inspection training programs directly to Puerto Rico in April, 2015. With more than 45 years’ experience providing quality training programs, CICB is reaching out to companies in Puerto Rico to help them achieve their 2015 safety goals, reduce risk and increase safety awareness.

Committed to providing safety awareness, Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB) has downloadable 2015 Pre-Operational or Monthly Inspection Checklists for Mobile & Overhead Cranes available on their website. These forms are a valuable aid in maintaining accurate data that is required by the U.S. Department of Labor (OSHA) for the Monthly Inspections.

Crane Safety Training Company Announces Upcoming National Rigger and Signal Person Certification Programs

Leading safety training company, Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB), announces Rigger and Signal Person preparatory training along with the NCCCO Written and Practical Exams in Florida, Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Georgia, South Carolina and Wyoming. Candidates can acquire NCCCO Rigger and Signal Person Certification.

Se Habla Español!
CICB offers its training programs in Spanish. Contact us to learn more. 

Houston Training Center

CICB's Houston Training Center is now located at the Holt Crane & Equipment facility offering more clasroom space and CCO Practical Exams for fixed and swing cab hydraulic cranes, lattice boom cranes, overhead cranes, riggers and signalpersons.

Used Cranes Available!

Information on available crane equipment for sale.

International Services

The Five Critical Challenges Facing Every Owner and Manager in the Crane & Lifting  Industry Today

Download CICB's Powerpoint Presentation

Need Help with the New OSHA Crane Standard

Navigating the complexities of the New OSHA Crane Standard can be quite challenging. Please find useful links to help and see CICB’s FAQ section on this website. For further assistance, please call us at 800-327-1386. 

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