Lever Hoist Certification



Lever Hoist              

Legislation: Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Code 2009 section 6 “Cranes, 

Hoists and Lifting Devices”

Standard: ASME B30.21-2005 and ASME B30.16-2012 

Recommended Employer Requirements: Frequent and Periodic Inspections

Frequent Inspection: Monthly Inspection performed by Hoist User to ASME B30.21 and ASME B30.16 requirements 

Periodic Inspection: (often referred to as Annual Re-Certification) Inspection by competent person that is recorded and meets ASME B30.21 and ASME B30.16 requirements (Proofloading performs a pull test to 125% of the Hoist Working Load Limit at this time)

Annual Periodic Inspection (Recertification) including Disassemble, Reassemble,  Visual Inspection, and Load Test

On-Site Rates for Annual Re-Certification: 

Lever Hoists up to 5 Ton Capacity...........................$75
Lever Hoists over 5 Ton Capacity............................$105