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R1 Rigging Fundamentals, Inspections and Signals - 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.

Los Angeles Konecranes Training Institute
December 2,2019

(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.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Very well presented.

WE Energies Greg M.

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.

Phelps Dodge AlejandroP.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Learning new things, understanding

Spallinger Millwright Tom D.

(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.

Gerdau Ameristeel Wayne J.

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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