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24 Jun, 2014, 12:45 ET Sicklesteel Cranes Donates 20,000 Calculators for Use on CCO Exams

In support of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators' policy of providing calculators for certain CCO written exams,...


24 Jun, 2014, 11:40 ET Power Line Safety Card Is Handy Reference

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is making available Power Line Safety cards to help operators understand...


24 Jun, 2014, 11:28 ET CCO Certified: 100,000 and Counting

 CCO certification reached a historic milestone last month when the 100,000th person to be certified through the nationally accredited program...


09 Jan, 2014, 18:30 ET NCCCO to Offer Certification, Safety Demos, Examiner Workshops at CONEXPO 2014

Also sponsoring the Lift Safety Zone and new Crane & Rigging Education Track Live equipment demonstrations, nationally accredited...


01 Oct, 2013, 09:42 ET NCCCO Introduces CCO Lift Director Certification

 The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) today made available a national CCO certification program for Lift...


29 May, 2013, 13:28 ET OSHA Urged to Act Swiftly on Crane Rule Reopening

In the wake of the announcement by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to extend the compliance date for its crane operator...


30 Apr, 2013, 11:49 ET NCCCO Launches Service Truck Crane Operator Certification Program

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) today made available a new CCO certification program for service truck...


20 Mar, 2013, 09:10 ET NCCCO Stands Behind Substance Abuse Policy

"Recreational Use" Laws Have No Impact on Certification Requirements  The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators...


13 Mar, 2013, 09:05 ET NCCCO Elects Officers for 2013/2014

The Board of Directors of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has announced the industry leaders who will...


28 Jan, 2013, 09:26 ET NCCCO Launches Online Certification Verification System

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) today launched an online system that allows the credentials of...


20 Dec, 2012, 09:26 ET NCCCO Crane Inspector Certification Earns ANSI Accreditation

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Personnel Certification Accreditation Committee (PCAC) has announced that the scope of the...


03 Dec, 2012, 16:02 ET Hulse Steps Down as NCCCO Commission Chairman

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Kerry Hulse, Equipment Manager, Deep South Crane & Rigging, Houston, TX, has stepped...


03 Dec, 2012, 15:41 ET NCCCO Commission Elects Vliet Chairman

Ellis Vliet, Equipment Manager, Turner Industries Group, New Orleans, LA, has been elected Chairman of the Commission of the National Commission...


03 Dec, 2012, 15:06 ET ANSI Reaccredits NCCCO Crane Operator Certification Programs

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has reaffirmed the accreditation of seven personnel certification programs developed and...


19 Sep, 2012, 12:59 ET NCCCO Recognizes Employers with Committed to Crane Safety Program

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) announced today the launch of its new Committed to Crane Safety program....


01 Aug, 2012, 15:48 ET NCCCO Launches Digger Derrick Operator Certification Program

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) announced today the availability of a new CCO certification program...


02 Jul, 2012, 12:14 ET NCCCO Introduces New Color-Coded CCO Certification Cards

New Policy Reflects Growth of CCO Programs The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has announced it will...


01 Feb, 2012, 08:54 ET NCCCO Approves Use of Calculators on CCO Exams

Study Reveals No Impact on Load Chart Interpretation Basic electronic calculators will be permitted for use on certain CCO written exams,...


22 Dec, 2011, 09:32 ET NCCCO Articulating Crane Operator and Rigger Level II Certifications Earn ANSI Accreditation

 The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) announced today that it has been awarded accreditation by the...


01 Nov, 2011, 14:57 ET CCO Crane Inspector Certification Launches November 1

A new CCO national crane inspector certification program, developed jointly by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators...


20 May, 2011, 14:59 ET NCCCO Prevails in Legal Dispute with Crane School

Crane Operator Certification Organization Actions Vindicated In a landmark case that has major implications for certification organizations...


04 Oct, 2010, 15:34 ET NCCCO Prevails in Legal Disputes

Acts to Protect Certification Program Integrity Two separate courts in California recently ruled in favor of the National Commission for the...


28 Sep, 2010, 15:29 ET NCCCO Rigger & Signalperson Certifications Earn ANSI Accreditation

New Credentials 'Close the Loop' on Construction Safety The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) announced today...


15 Sep, 2010, 10:26 ET NCCCO Launches Rigger Level II Program

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has announced the launch of its much anticipated Rigger Level II...


04 Aug, 2010, 14:32 ET NCCCO Publishes Definitive Guide to Personnel Qualification Requirements Under New OSHA Rule

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has published what it calls "the definitive guide to the personnel...