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
May 23, 2018 May 25, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
July 11, 2018 July 13, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
August 8, 2018 August 10, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
September 5, 2018 September 7, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
September 19, 2018 September 21, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
November 28, 2018 November 30, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now