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Rigging and Signaling
40 hours

This class is divided into regulations, theory and hands-on training to promote trainee self study, use of problem solving techniques and practical use and application of rigging techniques. The class is designed to give the trainee a working knowledge of "Hoisting Procedures" and special safety issues. Topics covered are:

  • Federal & State regulations
  • Slings: Types, ratings and uses
  • Calculating loads
  • Rope of man-made fibers
  • Knots and splices
  • Hand and voice signaling
  • Wire rope
  • Safety