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


Frequently Asked Questions

Practical Exam

Can I take my practical before my written exam?

You may take your exams in any order, provided all required exams are completed within 12 months of each other.

What skills will I be tested on during the practical exam?

Each CCO program’s Candidate Handbook offers the practical exam outline. The outline identifies the tasks you will be expected to perform during the exam, as well as time limits for each section.

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