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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
March 24,2023

(The instructor) did an excellent job. He involved everyone and the atmosphere
was relaxed and educational. I have learned a lot and this course will help me become a better operator.

Nucor Steel Dan D.

The material was easy to understand and apply

Marsulex David B.

It was very hands on informative, interesting. I have been operating cranes for
over thirty years and I learned a lot in this class. Instructor methods were great!!!!

O'Neal Steel Ricky W.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) All of it!

Phelps Dodge Juan M.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…..) Practical experiences that the instructor had to offer.

General Motors Tim Petty

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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