Colorado State Hoisting
Currently, your state does not mandate a Crane Operator License. Please beware that soon you will need a Crane Operator Certificate to operate a crane if Alaska decides not to commence licensing. A growing number of jobs are now requiring Crane Operator Certification.
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Career and Education Opportunities for Crane Operators in Denver, Colorado
For those living in the Denver, Colorado area, there are many career and education opportunities for crane operators. About 640 people are currently employed as crane operators in Colorado. By 2016, this is expected to grow by 33% to 860 people employed. This is better than the national trend for crane operators, which sees this job pool shrinking by about 6.8% over the next eight years.