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This comprehensive course is designed for individuals seeking to become rigging supervisors or enhance their rigging knowledge. Participants will learn the fundamental principles and techniques for safe rigging practices and equipment selection, as well as how to properly plan and supervise rigging operations. The course covers the following key topics:

  • Overview of rigging equipment and its use in various industries
  • OSHA and industry standards for rigging safety
  • Load calculations and weight distribution
  • Types of slings and hardware used in rigging
  • Safe rigging practices, including hoisting and lowering of loads
  • Inspection and maintenance of rigging equipment
  • Rigging planning and supervision, including communication and teamwork

The course is hands-on, allowing participants to practice rigging techniques in a controlled and safe environment. Upon completion, participants will receive a certificate of completion, demonstrating their knowledge and expertise as a rigging supervisor.

This course is ideal for construction workers, crane operators, riggers, safety professionals, and anyone involved in rigging operations. With its focus on practical applications and real-world scenarios, this course will equip participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to work safely and effectively in rigging operations.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding of rigging principles: The program covers the fundamentals of rigging, including how to calculate weight and balance, how to select and inspect rigging equipment, and how to plan and execute rigging operations safely.
  • Knowledge of rigging regulations: The program covers regulations and standards related to rigging, including OSHA requirements for rigging safety in the workplace.
  • Improved rigging skills: Upon completion of the program, you will have improved your rigging skills, including increased proficiency in rigging equipment, improved problem-solving skills, and better decision-making abilities.
  • Understanding of the role of rigging in construction and industrial operations: The program covers the importance of rigging in construction and industrial operations, including how to safely move heavy loads, how to secure loads during transportation, and how to safely hoist and lower loads.
  • Knowledge of rigging best practices: The program covers best practices for rigging, including how to properly use slings, shackles, and other rigging equipment, how to properly secure loads, and how to properly inspect rigging equipment.

Course Brief

  • Course Contents
  • Entry Requirements
  • Pricing
Introduction Rigging Fundamentals Rigging Inspection and Maintenance
Rigging Planning and Procedures Load Control and Hoisting Emergency Preparedness and Response
Emergency Preparedness and Response Case Studies and Group Discussions

Training should emphasize on the following contents;

  • Introduction: Overview of rigging and its importance in the construction and industrial industries OSHA regulations and standards relevant to rigging, importance of proper planning and training in rigging
  • Rigging Fundamentals: Understanding the basic principles of rigging, including load weight and center of gravity, identifying and evaluating potential hazards in rigging operations, proper use and maintenance of rigging equipment
  • Rigging Inspection and Maintenance: Conducting daily inspections of rigging equipment, proper documentation and record-keeping requirements, identifying and addressing equipment defects and malfunctions
  • Rigging Planning and Procedures: Proper planning for rigging operations, procedures for rigging set up, assembly, and disassembly, procedures for entering and exiting rigging equipment
  • Load Control and Hoisting: Understanding the principles of load control and hoisting, identifying and addressing load control and hoisting hazards, proper use of hoist signals and communication
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response: Identifying and planning for potential emergency situations in rigging operations, developing and implementing emergency response plans, training workers on emergency procedures
  • Case Studies and Group Discussions: analysis of real-world rigging incidents, group discussions and problem-solving activities to apply course concepts to real-life scenarios

Entry Requirements

We believe in providing high-quality learning experiences to anyone who is willing to learn and improve their occupational safety and health skills. This course is designed to cater to individuals from diverse backgrounds and levels of expertise. To ensure a positive learning experience for all students, we have established some minimum entry requirements that need to be met before enrolling in our course.

Applicants to this program must possess the following:

  • have a recognized undergraduate degree or equivalent in engineering or a relevant science discipline, or
  • demonstrate equivalent academic ability based on industrial experience or membership of a professional institution, or
  • minimum one year of experience in occupational safety and health.
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Program Duration

This course is designed to help you reach your goals at your own pace and on your own schedule. Instructional contact-time must be a minimum of 8 hours. Most students intend to complete their studies via online learning within 1 month.

Career Opportunities

Following these careers typically involve developing and implementing safety programs and policies.

  • Rigging Foreman: A rigging foreman is responsible for supervising rigging operations, including planning rigging activities, selecting and inspecting rigging equipment, and ensuring that rigging operations are executed safely.
  • Construction Manager: A construction manager is responsible for overseeing construction projects, including planning and executing construction activities, supervising construction workers, and ensuring that construction projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Industrial Manager: An industrial manager is responsible for overseeing industrial operations, including managing production schedules, ensuring that industrial processes are executed safely, and ensuring that industrial operations are in compliance with safety regulations.
  • Safety and Health Specialist: A safety and health specialist is responsible for developing and implementing safety programs, conducting safety audits, and providing safety training to employees in an organization, including rigging safety training.
  • Heavy Equipment Operator: A heavy equipment operator is responsible for operating heavy machinery, including cranes, bulldozers, and other construction and industrial equipment.

Program Features

The course features a range of benefits and features that are designed to enhance your learning experience and provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.

Some of the key features of our course include:

  • Comprehensive curriculum
  • Convenient online format
  • Interactive learning experience
  • Certificate of completion, Transcript, and Wallet Card
  • Access to the online community

What You Will Get

Professional Recognition

Our program has been designed to meet the highest standards of quality and rigor and is backed by the expertise of our experienced instructors.

Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of completion that is widely recognized in the industry as a demonstration of your knowledge and commitment to safety. Certificate issued by the American Institute of Safety Professionals is accepted by a wide range of employers and regulatory agencies, making it a valuable addition to your resume or professional portfolio.

In addition to the certificate, you will also receive access to our online community of safety professionals, where you can network with others in the field and continue to build your knowledge and expertise. Our community is a vibrant and supportive network of professionals who are committed to promoting a safe and healthy work environment. Our program is also recognized by a number of professional organizations and regulatory agencies.

We are proud to offer a program that is widely recognized as a leading resource in the field of Occupational Health, Safety, and Environment. This course is accredited by the American Institute of Safety Professionals, upon successful completion of the course candidate shall be awarded with a master certificate, course certificate (if applicable) transcript, and wallet cards.

English language requirements

To enroll in AISP diploma, programs or courses, prospective students are typically required to meet certain English language requirements. These requirements are put in place to ensure that students are able to effectively communicate and comprehend course material, participate in discussions and group projects, and complete written assignments to a high standard.

Meeting English language requirements is an important part of the enrollment process as it ensures that students are able to effectively communicate and comprehend course material, participate in discussions and group projects, and complete written assignments to a high standard.

  • Applicants will need a good English Language ability to succeed in their program. Those for whom English is not their first language are suggested to have;
  • Achieved a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent and
  • Or have successfully completed courses (of 1 year or more in duration) delivered in English.

Final Examination Information

All students must achieve a minimum 70% score to successfully pass the examination which shall be taken online through AISP assigned portal. After successful completion of the examination, students will get their results immediately on their registered emails. This is an open-book exam and students are permitted to use a separate browser window to review course content while taking the exam. If you do not pass the examination you may retake the examination. Students are allowed to take an exam three times within one month. During this time, students should review the course material to improve their understanding.

Additional fees information

For questions about American Institute of Safety Professionals online fees, replacement certificates, additional hardbound materials or any other financial related issues please feel free to contact accounts@amiosp.com

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