Qualified Rigger

Course Number: 
QR 100 | 2.4 CEUs

Upon completion of this course, the Rigging Person must demonstrate their knowledge of the safe Rigging methods through a written examination. Practical examinations are performed to verify the hands-on capabilities of each participant. This course will instruct the student in the following areas; in compliance with ASME B30.9, and the latest OSHA standard; 29 CFR Part 1926:
• Sling Terminology & Types
• Using Sling Capacity (Load) Charts
• Using Shackles Properly
• Basic Sling Attachments & Configurations
• Calculating Sling Stresses
• How to Determine Load Weight
• Hooks
• Wedge Sockets
• Overview of Wire Rope and End Fittings
• How to Properly Perform a Pre-Use Sling Inspection
• How to Apply Current Federal Standards to Your Operation
NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites for this course?


Is there certification testing available for this program?

No, a designation as qualified.

How many people can be in a class?

Class size normally ranges from 6-8 students, it’s best to register early to reserve seats.

Qualified Rigger

Start Date End Date Location
December 4, 2017 December 6, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
January 17, 2018 January 19, 2018 Kansas City, MO Sign Up Now
February 14, 2018 February 16, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
May 23, 2018 May 25, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now