Advanced Rigger

Safety Solutions and Supply is the premier Advanced Rigger training provider. This program is a 24 hour training program, inclusive of hands on learning, practical evaluation and a written assessment. This program requires a basic knowledge of rigging as a prerequisite, we suggest completing “Qualified Rigger” prior to taking this class. Advanced Rigger is designed for employees performing advanced rigging activities associated with general material handling work and designed to meet the criteria of CFR 1926.1400 and ASME standards. This Rigging program identifies load management, rigging methods and calculations, load control, rigging component inspection, lifting hardware and attachments, lifting around critical systems and personnel, and developing lift plans. This program is offered as a Safety Solutions and Supply certificate program or can be certified under the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and administered by an accredited NCCER instructor. The course includes and assures the understanding and use of the following:

  • Synthetic Slings
  • Wire Rope Slings
  • Chain Slings
  • Sling Hitches and Applications
  • Pre-Use Inspections
  • Verification of the Load Limit
  • Sling and Hardware Rating Charts
  • Center of Gravity
  • Calculations to Determine Load Weight
  • Manufacturer Recommendations and possible limitations
  • Power Line Safety
  • Hand Signals

What does OSHA require with regard to Rigging?
Employers must use qualified riggers during hoisting activities for assembly and disassembly work. Additionally, qualified riggers are required whenever workers are within the fall zone and hooking, unhooking, or guiding a load, or doing the initial connection of a load to a component or structure.

Safety Solutions Training Programs and Facilities:
Safety Solutions and Supply has built a state of the art training center in Mulberry, Florida, located on Highway 60 accessible to both Tampa and Orlando. Our state of the art facilities and our subject matter experts will ensure that your employees receive the most current training message and that the message is comprehended with regard to real world situations. Safety Solutions and Supply’s NCCER ICTP certified instructors will also perform training on specific locations based on your program needs. All students receive certification cards upon completion of the event and are recorded in our Training & Education Activity Manager (T.E.A.M.) database. The T.E.A.M database allows employees and employers to maintain an electronic registry of all training events and activities. Our goal is to make managing your training activities easy and efficient. Call today to schedule your training.

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