Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB) was founded in 1969 as the first independent agency accredited by the US Department of Labor to provide third-party inspection and certification of equipment for the crane and lifting industry. Forty years later, we are proud to be among the best-of-the-best in the industry in providing the highest quality training, inspection, certification and specialized consulting services available today. Click Here for More Information on CICB.
From the NCCCO headquarters and training center in Orlando, Florida and their training center inside the Bishop Lifting Facility in Houston, Texas, they offer training classes, inspections and specialized services such as accident investigations and expert witness work throughout the United States and abroad. Training is available for operators, inspectors, riggers, safety managers and trainers. CICB is also an NCCCO training provider and we provide monthly NCCCO Preparatory Training courses, written and practical examinations at both training centers. (CICB 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.) Click Here for More Information on NCCCO.
Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau formed a training alliance with Bishop Lifting Products, Inc. to provide regularly scheduled training courses in Houston, TX and on-site training at our customerís facilities. CICB moved into BLPís facility in January of 2009 and is located at 125 McCarty Street in Houston, TX. Scheduled courses are offered at the BLP facility and are taught by CICB instructors. Please check our Events Calendar for the next available training class.
Material Handing and Lifting training courses are available for operators, riggers, inspectors, safety management teams and trainers. NCCCO Preparatory training along with written and practical exams will be offered monthly at the BLP facility. NCCCO Practical examinations are available for Small and Large Hydraulic Cranes. "CICB and Bishop Lifting Products, Inc. fully endorse 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."
Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau is a recognized private agency that performs third-party unbiased WorldWide inspections for the Crane, Lifting and Heavy Equipment Industry. In addition to performing inspections for the General and Construction Industry, CICB is accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor to provide inspections on Maritime equipment. CICB is also accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor in California and Washington State.