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Rigging Fundamentals & Inspections - 1 Day

Course number: 800
Length: 1 DAY
Price: $555.00
Category: Rigging

This 1-day rigging training gives students the knowledge on safe rigging practices, rigging terminology, good and bad rigging practices and more.

It was a good course.

Freeport McMoRan Eric M.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) The instructor, I thought he did a real good job.

REC Silicon Randy W.

(What I liked most about the seminar was...) Hand on, touring the plants to see the

Ternium USA Fol

(The Instructor) is doing a great job and one of the best, if not the best classes, I've had at my company in 20 years!

Boeing Gary M.

I like the explanations and I learn from the knowledge of the instructor and the
book thing I didn't know about. Very satisfied. Now I can teach others more about the procedure and mathematical formulas on how to use rigging better and safer.

National OilwellVarco RosendoR.

Rigging Training Course

This rigging training course is designed for personnel who rig loads for lifting by cranes and for their supervisors. Floor crane operators and others working with overhead cranes will benefit from this comprehensive and safety focused Rigging Fundamentals course.

Our instructor will be able answer your questions and cover important course material and concepts. In addition to a course workbook participants will also receive a 4” x 5” pocket handbook which highlights good and bad rigging practices, sling capacities and how to calculate unknown loads.

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Course objectives

  • Identify safe rigging practices
  • Conduct prior to use inspections
  • Understand basic rigging principles
  • Load weight determination
  • Turning Loads

Course outline

  • Rigging Equipment
    • Rigging Standards
    • Risk Management
    • The Basic Rigging Plan
    • Rigging Terminology
    • Good & Bad Rigging Practices
  • Slings & Inspections Criteria

    • Wire Rope Slings
    • Chain Slings
    • Nylon Web Slings
    • Metal Mesh Slings
    • Endless Slings
    • Eyebolts
    • Shackles
    • Hooks
  • Rigging Fundamentals

    • Safe Rigging Practices
    • Effects of Sling Angles
    • Calculating Load Weight
    • Rigging Calculations & Exercises
    • Center of Gravity
    • Turning Loads

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