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 & Configurations
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