Rigging Safety

Course Number: 
RS 100
This course of instruction is designed for personnel whose responsibilities are or will be the inspection of rigging gear for material movement. This course of instruction will cover the inspection and use of the approved slings and rigging hardware used in material handling, along with the effects of the environment on rigging gear.
Your personnel will learn:
This seminar presents the attendee information on safe basic rigging practices.
  • Sling Terminology & Types
  • Using Sling Capacity (Load) Charts
  • Using Shackles Properly
  • Basic Sling Attachments & Confi gurations
  • Calculating Sling Stresses
  • How to Determine Load Weight
  • Hooks and 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
  • How to Use Standard Weight Tables
  • Information Contained on Condition Forms


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites fro this course?


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.

Rigging Safety

Start Date End Date Location
March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018 Cincinnati, OH Sign Up Now
June 14, 2018 June 14, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
July 19, 2018 July 19, 2018 Cincinnati, OH Sign Up Now
September 27, 2018 September 27, 2018 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
October 25, 2018 October 25, 2018 Cincinnati, OH Sign Up Now
November 20, 2018 November 20, 2018 Houston, TX Sign Up Now