Industrial RiggingThe course presents the safety concerns in selecting and applying rigging equipment. Rigging equipment includes the crane, sling and sling end attachments. The section on cranes covers chain hoist, wire rope hoist, and gantry cranes. The class concentrates on slings, and how to select the appropriate sling according to load and lifting requirements. Safety includes the inspection of each rigging component, moving a load and visual communication with the crane operator. Scaffolds, ladders and mobile work platforms are discussed related to their use associated with rigging practices.
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