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.
Los Alamos Ronald S.
No improvements needed. All good.
General Motors Bret M.
(What I liked most about the seminar was…..) Instructor & Methods, hands on -
Tower Automotive Ken E.
(What I liked most about the seminar was...) The knowledge of the mechanical on
cranes that I had never had the education on.
Phelps Dodge Larry J.
A great amount of info about overhead cranes, rigging portion was very helpful
with a lot of info we needed for safety.
Los Alamos J. D.
Everything was awesome. The seminar was very, very helpful.
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