Cal/OSHA Qualified Rigger Training Courses – California

California Rigger Classes

California Cal/OSHA Title 8 Regulations have additional requirements to be a Qualified Rigger working in California. Our California Qualified Rigger course is recommended for individuals who are working in California and need to meet the requirements of a qualified person (rigger) trained and capable of safely performing the rigging operation as defined in Title 8 Section 4999(a).
American Crane & Safety's Rigger Training Open Enrollment courses in California including Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco are currently paused for individuals who are not all employees of the same company. We still offer our most popular rigging courses online and encourage you to enroll in them. You'll get the same course material and certification as the in-person course.

Rigging Course Options

  • Individuals - take our Online Rigging Training courses.
  • Onsite rigging class at your California facility - Call Us to Schedule
  • Online Group Rigging classes for your employees - Call Us to Schedule

If you have more than 5 employees that need training, call us to discuss group discounts for our Online classes.

California NCCCO Rigger 1 Certification

American Crane & Safety offers an online NCCCO Certified Rigger 1 Preparation Course. This course prepares you to take the NCCCO Certified Rigger Level 1 certification exam and practical testing.

The CCO Rigger certification program is a nationally recognized and internationally accredited rigger certification program intended to certify the individual’s training, knowledge, skill base, and ability to perform functions related to the selection, inspection, and proper use of rigging equipment.


In order to become an NCCCO Certified Rigger in California, candidates must pass both a Written and a Practical Examination. This course covers detailed reviews of rigging hardware and Lift Plans, practical videos, and review quizzes to prepare you to take the NCCCO Certified Rigger Level 1 certification exam and practical testing.

In addition, in order to become a certified rigger in California, individuals must also:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Comply with NCCCO’s Substance Abuse Policy
  • Comply with NCCCO’s Code of Ethics

Theater, Arena and Entertainment Rigger Courses

If you work in the Theater, Arena or Entertainment industry in California AMC&S also offers two modules for entertainment rigging education.

Onsite OSHA and ANSI Training Classes

We also offer the following specialized OSHA and ANSI related training at your California warehouse or manufacturing facility.