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Course Code: 19MTRRIG

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  • Member Price: $1895 / Non-Member $1895
  • Length: 32 hours
  • Delivery Method: Instructor-Led
  • Language: English
  • Passing Score: 70
  • Site Location:
    • Only available at the HASC Pasadena Headquarters  
  • Expiration: 5 year(s)
  • This 4-day course is designed for participants with some exposure (2-10 years) to crane and rigging operations. The course exposes participants to a variety of equipment and applications which include multiple crane lifts, load turning, load drifting with chain hoists, jacking and rolling using mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, incline planes, and managing the center-of-gravity in all three axes.

    The following subjects are covered in the course:
    - Terms and Definitions
    - D/d Ratio
    - Effects of Shock Loading
    - Rigging Gear Inspection
    - Load Control - Center of Gravity
    - Load Weight Estimation
    - Load Factors for Sling Legs
    - Hitches and Pick Points
    - Rigger's Checklist
    - Crane Hand Signals
    - Inclined Planes
    - Rigging Block and Winch Systems
    - Chain Fall Load Drifting
    - Levers, Jacks, and Rollers
    - Spreader Bars
    - Multiple Crane Lifts
    - Off-Level Pick Points
    - Multiple Hitch Systems
    - Load Turning
    - Load Moving Procedures
    - Load Distribution
    - Applicable Federal, State, and Provincial Regulations and Standards

    All participants will receive required PPE to perform hands-on activities.

    • To register July 20, 2020 – July 23, 2020, Click Here
    • To register September 21, 2020 – September 24, 2020, Click Here
    • To register November 30, 2020 – December 3, 2020, Click Here


  • Click on dates in blue for class times.
    Choose your course date and time. To sign up, click on the blue Register tab above.

    For questions or additional assistance, please email or call (281) 476-9900 ext. 310.