Hoisting and Rigging Refresher

The Hoisting and Rigging Refresher course is required every three years for individuals who have successfully completed the Hoisting and Rigging program. The refresher course addresses important safety topics; reviews hardware, slings, and inspection procedures; and provides updates on regulations and industry standards.

Topics Covered

Crane Safety
Determining Load Weight
Rigging Hardware and Slings
Sling Configurations

Hoisting and Rigging

The Hoisting and Rigging program is designed to educate in the rules, processes, and procedures to safely rig, signal, and hoist loads on construction projects. The program incorporates federal and state regulatory requirements as well as equipment manufacturers' standards. Knowledge of the regulations, as well as an in-depth understanding of equipment, work procedures, techniques, and safety considerations are essential for CCLs to function in a zero-accident environment. The program combines classroom instruction with hands-on exercises to ensure competency. 

A refresher is required every three years to maintain certification.

Topics Covered

Basic Math for Hoisting and Rigging
Signal Person
Rigging Hardware and Slings
Hoisting, Rigging, and Crane Safety
Hand Signals and Voice Commands
Advanced Math for Hoisting and Rigging