Minnesota Rigger Training Courses

Minnesota Rigger Classes

American Crane & Safety's Rigger Training Open Enrollment courses in Minnesota including Minneapolis, St Paul and Duluth 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 courses.
  • Onsite class at your Minnesota facility - Call Us to Schedule
  • Virtual Group class 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.

Minnesota NCCCO Rigger 1 Certification

NCCCO Rigger 1 Prep CourseAmerican Crane & Safety now offers an online NCCCO Rigger 1 Prep Course. This course prepares you to take the NCCCO Certified Rigger Level 1 certification exam and practical testing. You'll have access to this course for 1 year so that you have time to study and prepare to take the exams.

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 a Certified Rigger in Minnesota, candidates must pass both a Written and a Practical Examination. Candidates have 12 months from when they pass either the Written or the Practical Exam to pass the corresponding (Written or Practical) Exam for each rigger certification level.

In addition, in order to become a certified rigger in Minnesota, 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 Minnesota AMC&S also offers two modules eligible for 3 hours of etcp Renewal Credits.

Onsite OSHA and ANSI Training Classes

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