Hoisting and Rigging

20 August 2014

The Hoisting and Rigging program is designed to educate CCLs in the rules, processes, and procedures to safely rig, signal, and hoist loads on construction projects. The program incorporates federal and state regulatory requirements as well as equipment manufacturers’ standards. Knowledge of the regulations, as well as an in-depth understanding of equipment, work procedures, techniques, and safety considerations are essential for CCLs to function in a zero-accident environment. The program combines classroom instruction with hands-on exercises to ensure competency. DVDs available for this program include: Hand Signaling, Voice Commands and Hoisting, Rigging, and Crane Safety. Additional support materials for this program include: Basic Construction Math and Hoisting and Rigging Basics.

Topics Covered

  • Basic Math for Hoisting and Rigging
  • Signal Person
  • Rigging Hardware and Slings
  • Hoisting, Rigging, and Crane Safety
  • Hand Signals and Voice Commands
  • Advanced Math for Hoisting and Rigging