Overhead Crane Riggers & Loaders Training

Who should attend?

  • All Riggers and/or Loaders Assisting Overhead Crane and Hoist Operators
  • All Supervisors
  • All Safety Department Personnel
  • Production & Plant Managers
  • Purchasing Department Personnel
  • Plant Engineering
Course Description

Course Session Includes:

  • Classroom Training
  • 70-page Riggers and Loaders Manuals, Covering Sling, Below-the-Hook Devices and Hardware, Rules and Use
  • Evaluation of Sample Parts
  • Question and Answer Periods
  • Testing
  • Certification Certificates, Cards, and Decals
  • Hands-On Training – (Time Permitting)

Topics Covered:

  • Basic Terminology
  • Prevention of Shock Loading
  • Critical Lifts
  • Non-Uniform Loads
  • Proper Hitches
  • Injury Statistics, Enforces the Importance of Training
  • OSHA Inspection Requirements for Slings, Below-the-Hook Devices and Hardware
  • Basic Safe Use of Hoists, Cranes, Slings, Below-the-Hook Devices and Hardware