Date(s) - 12/06/19
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
This course is designed to address fundamental rigging concepts and equipment to assist in increasing knowledge and abilities for an entry level rigger.
Program is based on Federal OSHA §1926 Subpart CC as it pertains to riggers, §1926.251 and the various ASME B30 rigging standards. • Know and identify various sling types and rigging hardware. • Know and identify various rigging hardware. • Know and identify various below the hook lifting devices. Know and understand the pre-use inspections for various sling types and rigging hardware. • Know and identify the various sling hitches and how to apply them for various load configurations. • Know how to read rigging charts for various hitches and hardware. • Understand the requirements to know the load weight and the load center of gravity. • Know dangers of working around Power Lines. • Know and understand the requirements to keep clear of the load. • Realize the requirements of §1926 Subpart CC as it pertains to a rigger.
Participants will receive a certificate and wallet card upon successful completion.