Blocking and cribbing are important techniques that reduce the risk of a failure related to lifting tools like cranes, truck hoists and hydraulic jacks. While lifting tools are generally safe and reliable, failures can cause serious injuries or death to any workers underneath a falling load. This course covers the safety principles of blocking and cribbing.
Complete Your OSHA Blocking and Cribbing Course Online
Our online Blocking and Cribbing 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
- Allows up to 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. The Blocking and Cribbing course takes about 15 minutes to complete.
Learning Objectives for the Blocking and Cribbing Course
The primary goal of this course is to teach you how the proper blocking or cribbing of raised equipment can prevent devastating injuries. You will learn the basics of blocking and cribbing, including how to choose the right equipment and materials.
Key topics covered in the course include:
- The importance of blocking and cribbing
- Selecting safe materials and equipment for blocking and cribbing
- Key safety principles of blocking and cribbing
The Blocking and Cribbing course is ideal for anyone who works with heavy equipment or performs blocking and cribbing.