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Fundamentals of Slings and Rigging Equipment Online

4 Hours
Completion Certificate

4 hours | Online & On-Demand

Formerly Introduction to Rigging, follow experienced ITI instructors through this online course with an in-depth presentation of fundamental knowledge for crane and rigging activities. Rigging identification, inspection, and basic theories are illustrated with video and images.

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Course Overview

Experienced instructors from ITI will teach you about the equipment used in rigging, how to know which equipment to use, how to use it and inspect it, how to calculate hitch capacities and protect your rigging equipment. You will learn how to work with cranes, what your responsibilities are to the crane operator, and how to use hand and voice signals and taglines. There is a lot to cover, but once you have finished you will be well on your way to a safe and satisfying job as a signalperson and basic rigger.

Course Contents

  • Rigging Identification
  • Rigging Hardware
  • Steel Slings
  • Synthetic Slings
  • Hitch Capacities
  • Sling Protection

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be recorded and accessible for download and printing on the individual learner record.

Course Access

This course will be available for 365 days from when assigned to yourself or others. After that, access to the course will be closed. You will have the option to purchase the course again to receive access for an additional 365 days.

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