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R1 Rigging Fundamentals, Inspections and Signals - 1 Day

Course number: 800
Length: 1 DAY
Price: $685.00
Category: Rigging

This our "NEW" 1-day Rigging Fundamentals Course #800.  The course provides students with key knowledge on pre-use inspections, rigging terminology, proper rigging practices and more.

Milwaukee Konecranes Training Institute
November 1,2021

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) The Rigging.

SMS Millcraft Robert R.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Safety knowledge.

Underwriters Lab Scott A.

(What I liked most about the seminar was...) Had a lot of helpful information on the cranes, ropes, chains and eye bolts.

Tower Automotive Chris A.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…..) Informal. Very good job.

Los Alamos David R.

(The instructor) was good and knowledgeable about rigging.

Fibrebond Corp. Charles B.

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 pre-use inspections of slings of all types and rigging hardware
  • 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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