R1 Rigging Fundamentals, Inspections and Signals - 1 Day
This 1-day rigging training gives students the knowledge on safe rigging practices, rigging terminology, good and bad rigging practices and more.
Boeing Gary M.
(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!
WE Energies Greg M.
(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Very well presented.
Phelps Dodge AlejandroP.
I really liked the exercises in calculating our loads. I also liked the hands on at
the mill and being able to go to the SXEW to see 2 different applications of cranes in the mine.
Spallinger Millwright Tom D.
(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Learning new things, understanding
Gerdau Ameristeel Wayne J.
(What I liked about the seminar was….) How much knowledge that instructor
shared. Instructor did a great job. He has a great deal of knowledge about cranes and the components. He (did) good on his presentations and should be recommended. This was one of the better class that I've taken with a good instructor.
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.
- Identify safe rigging practices
- Conduct prior to use inspections
- Understand basic rigging principles
- Load weight determination
- Turning Loads
- 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
- Safe Rigging Practices
- Effects of Sling Angles
- Calculating Load Weight
- Rigging Calculations & Exercises
- Center of Gravity
- Turning Loads