Rigging & Hoisting Fundamentals Course Information

Rigging & Hoisting Fundamentals Course Information

The 1 Day, (8 Hour), Rigging & Hoisting Course consists of the following:

Classroom Portion:

  • Responsibilities
  • Lift Planning
  • Critical Lifts
  • Rigging Identification
  • Makeshift Rigging
  • Slings
  • Hardware
  • Calculating Load Weights
  • Inspection of Slings and Hardware
  • Calculating Sling Tension
  • Load Control

This course is applicable for overhead crane and mobile crane end users and riggers.  The course consists of instructions and exercises followed by a quiz that can be kept in the employee’s personnel records. The passing mark is 80%.

It is the employer’s responsibility to determine the competency of their employees.