Rigging Fundamentals Trainee Guide, 1e, Paperback, 1st edition

Rigging Fundamentals Trainee Guide, 1e, Paperback

ISBN-13:  9780132276818

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Basic Rigging, Rigging Equipment and Rigging Practices.


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Table of contents

(Total Level Hours: 45)

00106-04 Basic Rigging (20 Hours)

Explains how ropes, chains, hoists, loaders, and cranes are used to move material and equipment from one location to another on a job site. Describes inspection techniques and load-handling safety practices. Also reviews American National Standards Institute (ANSI) hand signals.


38101-05 Rigging Equipment (10 Hours)

Describes the use and inspection of basic equipment and hardware used in rigging, including slings, wire rope, chains, and attaching hardware such as shackles, eyebolts, and hooks, as well as rigging knots. Explains sling angles. Covers tuggers, jacks, hoists, and come-alongs.


38102-05 Rigging Practices (15 Hours)

Describes basic rigging and crane hazards and reprocedures, provides an overview of personnel lplanning, and introduces crane load charts and load baIncludes instructions for rigging and lifting pipe.

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Published by Pearson (September 26th 2005) - Copyright © 2005