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Hoisting and Rigging – Basic Safety Training

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Program Description

This course gives participants a basic knowledge of the principles related to safe hoisting and rigging practices in the construction industry. Full attendance is mandatory. The passing grade is 100 per cent for hand signals, 80 per cent for knots, and 80 per cent for the performance review. Participants are required to bring their own calculator to the session.


Program Content

  • Hoisting and rigging hazards
  • Fibre rope, knots, and hitches
  • Hardware, wire rope, and slings
  • Rigging tools and devices
  • Hazard awareness in crane operations

Who Should Attend?

Workers who will be involved in hoisting and rigging operations. Participants will receive a record of completion.

Price Per Participant at
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Program Duration
2 Days
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Session Details

From: Jun 04, 2020 - To: Aug 25, 2020
City: Any
Region: Any

E72868Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/4/2020 8:00:00 AMBowmanvilleGEMTEC-Global Emergency Medical Consultants & Training Course is full
E62597Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/10/2020 8:00:00 AMBowmanvilleGEMTEC-Global Emergency Medical Consultants & Training Register
E66513Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/22/2020 8:00:00 AMSarniaBest Western Guildwood Inn Register
E67710Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/24/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Course is full
E64655Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/29/2020 8:00:00 AMWindsorCiociaro Club Register
E65767Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training6/29/2020 8:00:00 AMHamiltonIBEW Local 105 Training Centre Register
E62374Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training7/16/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E62613Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training7/22/2020 8:00:00 AMPeterboroughPeterborough Lions Community Centre Register
E64687Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training7/29/2020 8:00:00 AMLondonIBEW Local 120 Register
E61444Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training8/11/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E63900Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training8/13/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E67035Hoisting and Rigging - Basic Safety Training8/24/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Course is full

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