Rigging, which involves securing materials to be moved by a crane or another type of lifting equipment, is a common process at construction sites. But when improper rigging causes a load to fall, serious injuries or deaths can occur. This course explains how to safely secure a load with slings or chains. It will also help you understand and avoid common hazards associated with rigging.
Complete Your OSHA Basic Rigging Principles Course Online
Our online Basic Rigging Principles course has numerous benefits, including:
- 24/7 course access
- Log on and off as needed
- Work on your course anywhere with internet access
- Email our course trainer with any questions
- You have 180 days to complete the course
Once you finish the course and pass a brief test on the core topics, you can instantly download your Certificate of Completion. Basic Rigging Principles Part 1 takes about 40 minutes to complete.
Learning Objectives for Basic Rigging Principles Part 1
The primary goal of this course is to teach you safe rigging techniques that reduce the risk of accidents and injuries. You will learn about types of rigging equipment and how to properly inspect, maintain and store it.
Key topics covered in the course include:
- Basic standards of rigging safety
- Selecting the proper equipment to rig a load
- How to inspect rigging equipment
- Proper rigging equipment storage
Basic Rigging Principles Part 1 is ideal for anyone who works with or around rigging equipment.