Introduction to Tower Rigging Principles

Intro to Tower Rigging Principles

Price: $695

In the Introduction to Tower Rigging Principles, Students will learn to tie several knots, properties of various types of ropes and calculations that will allow them to choose the right tools for a lift. A final exam will be given at the conclusion of the course and upon successful completion of the exam, the student will be issued a Certificate of Completion and Wallet Card. This does not meet the requirement for Competent Rigger and is intended for entry level students.

 

To find a scheduled Intro to Tower Rigging class, head to our Training Schedule Page

 

TOPICS

OSHA LEGISLATION

RIGGING SAFETY FACTORS

VARIOUS SYNTHETIC ROPES

TYING KNOTS IN ROPES

ROPE INSPECTION

WIRE ROPE LOAD CHART, PROPERTIES,

& INSPECTION

SYNTHETIC SLINGS

READING SYNTHETIC SLING LABELS

SYNTHETIC SLING INSPECTION

SLING ANGLE LOAD CALCULATIONS

RIGGING EQUIPMENT INSPECTION & LOADING

END CONNECTIONS ON WIRE ROPE

BLOCK INSPECTION, LOADING, & LOADING

CALCULATIONS

EXAM