National Commission for the
Certification of Crane Operators
Committed to Quality, Integrity, and Fairness in Testing since 1995


Crane Inspector

Crane Inspector Exams - Reference Materials

The following reference materials are used by NCCCO’s Crane Inspector Management Committee to verify the accuracy of CCO test questions. Prices listed below are current as of posting time.

Candidates are also strongly advised to become familiar with manufacturers’ load charts in preparing for the CCO certification examinations.

All Exams

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Mobile Cranes

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Tower Cranes

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     Secondary References

Overhead Cranes

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Reference Materials for Crane Operator Examinations

Please note that for the other exams required to complete Crane Inspector certification separate reference materials are listed for each examination. To access them, use the links below:

Where to Obtain Cited References


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American Society of Mechanical Engineers
22 Law Drive, Box 2900
Fairfield, NJ 07007
Phone: 800-843-2763
Fax: 201-882-1717


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Download PDFs of NCCCO Handbooks and Forms.

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2750 Prosperity Avenue, Suite 505
Fairfax, VA 22031-4312
Phone: 703-560-2391


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SAE Customer Service
400 Commonwealth Drive
Warrendale, PA 15096-0001
Phone: 1-877-606-7323


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Material Handling Institute Literature Department
8720 Red Oak Blvd., Ste. 201
Charlotte, NC 28217-3992
Phone: 704-676-1190