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


Drill Rig Operator

Written Exam - Reference Materials

The following reference materials are used by CCO’s Dedicated Pile Driver Management Committee to verify the accuracy of CCO test questions.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  • OSH ACT 5(a)(1) – “General Duty Clause”
  • OSHA Focus Four – “Construction Focus Four Training”
  • Part 1910 – General Industry
  • Part 1926 – Construction
    • Subpart E – Personal Protective and Life Saving Equipment
    • Subpart M – Fall Protection
    • Subpart O – Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment and Marine Operations
    • Subpart P - Excavations
    • Subpart AA – Confined Spaces in Construction
    • Subpart CC – Cranes and Derricks in Construction
    • §251 – Rigging Equipment for Material Handling
    • §1153 – Respirable Crystalline Silica

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)


U.S Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

ADSC Resource Materials

NAIT Drill Rig Operator Program