Rigger Level 1 Training
Our Rigger Level 1 training class provides the necessary training to meet the OSHA standards of a Rigger. This course covers OSHA regulations, the use and inspection of slings, rigging hardware, load weight and other areas critical to understanding and operating a safe job site.
This course is recommended for all employees who are working within the fall zone of a load and especially if they are involved in the hooking and unhooking of the load or in the guiding of a load.
The Rigger Level 1 course is available online and onsite.
We offer group discounts for training multiple employees using our online training or with onsite training at your location. Call us for a free quote for a Live Onsite or Group Online Rigger training course for your employees.
Individuals can achieve immediate qualified rigger status with our Online Rigger Training course. Click here to enroll.
Many customers choose to have us teach the Rigger Level 1 course and the Certified Signal Person course on the same day. View the Certified Signal Person course material and sign up to take the Certified Signal Person Package which includes the Signal Person Course and Certified Exam.
Rigger 1 Training Course Material
Our Qualified Rigger Level 1 (Competent Person) training provides the necessary training to designate the employee to work as a competent basic rigger. Our Qualified Rigger 1 Training covers the following topics:
- OSHA regulations
- ASME regulations
- Chain slings proper inspection and use
- Wire rope slings proper inspection and use
- Round slings proper inspection and use
- Web slings proper inspection and use
- Mesh slings proper inspection and use
- Sling protection
- Shackles, eyebolts, hooks, mechanical couplers, swivel hoist rings, Plate clamps
- Rigging hardware
- Allowable wear
- Sling inspections
- Sling hitches
- Verifying the load weight
- Rating charts
- Sling angles
- Center of gravity
- Fall zone
- Tag lines
- Power line safety
- Safe working practices around cranes