Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Basic Entertainment Rigging Training

    • Disclaimer

    • Table of Contents

    • Rigging Accidents

    • Risk

    • Risk Management

    • Rigging Hazards

    • Definition of a Rigger

    • Rigger responsibilities

    • Each Worker

    • Who is Responsible for safe Rigging

    • Introduction Quiz

  • 2

    Section 1 Safety and Standards

    • Section 1 Safety and Standards

    • 1926.1404(r)(1))

    • Employer Responsibility

    • OSHA

    • (CFR 29) OSHA 1910.184 (b)

    • 10 Commandments of a safe workplace

    • Doing the Job right

    • OSHA Regulations

    • ASME

    • Standards

    • WARNINGS

    • ASME B30.9

    • Documenting

    • Definitions

    • Who are these People

    • Designated Person

    • Competent Person

    • Manufacturer

    • Manufacturer's Responsibility

    • Section 1 Quiz

  • 3

    Section 2 Inspections

    • Inspections

    • When was your last inspection

    • Types of Rigging Equipment

    • The 4 sling inspections

    • Reasons for Inspecting

    • What Crosby has to say about sling inspections

    • Temperatures

    • Section 2 Quiz

  • 4

    Section 3 Wire Rope Slings

    • Wire Rope Slings

    • Wire Rope Machine

    • Wire Rope Components

    • Cores

    • Wire Rope Lay

    • Wire Rope Temperatures

    • Broken Wires Requiring Removal From Service

    • Broken Wire at a Fitting

    • Wires requiring Immediate removal

    • Valley Break

    • 10-5

    • Cable Laid Slings

    • Broken Wires

    • 6 Part Braided Slings

    • Wire Rope Slings

    • 9-Part Braided Slings

    • Wire Rope Slings

    • Cracked Fitting

    • Overloaded Sling Eye

    • The Breaking of an Eye

    • Wire Rope Diameter

    • Wire Rope Damage

    • Commonly Used Wire Ropes

    • Wire Rope Classifications

    • Compacted Wire Ropes

    • Wire Rope Sling Chart

    • Section 3 Quiz

  • 5

    Section 4 Chain Slings

    • Chain Slings

    • Inspections

    • Sling Inspection Regulations

    • Chain Sling Damage

    • Measuring Link Wear

    • Reach Dimension

    • Alloy Steel Chain Slings

    • OSHA Removal Regulations

    • Elongation

    • Weld Steel Chain Grades

    • Gold Colored Chain Restriction

    • Working Limit of CM Grade Chain

    • Mechanical Coupling Links

    • Chain Capacity Chart

    • 3 and 4 Legged Chains

    • Chain Damage

    • Configuration Examples

    • Chain Sling Capacities

    • Section 4 Quiz

  • 6

    Section 5 Web Slings

    • Sling Protection

    • Maximum Sling Temperature

    • Synthetic Web Slings

    • Red Core Yarn

    • Take Out of Service

    • Sling Strength Factors

    • Class 7 Capacity

    • Section 5 Quiz

  • 7

    Section 6 Round Slings

    • Roundsling Safety

    • Roundsling Anatomy

    • Shackle Size

    • Bearing Surface

    • Sling Inspection

    • Capacity Color Code

    • Round Slings & Water

    • Round Slings

    • Section 6 Quiz

  • 8

    Section 7 Rope and Rope slings

    • Fiber Rope

    • Fiber

    • Synthetic Rope

    • Knots

    • Knot Questions

    • Section 7 Quiz

  • 9

    Section 8 A Rigging Hardware And Hooks

    • Rigging Hardware

    • Training Requirement

    • Shackle in a Eyebolt

    • Shackles

    • Shackle Inspection

    • Shackle Markings

    • Connections and Pins

    • Shackle and Sling Use

    • Super Strong Carbon

    • Hooks

    • Damaged Hooks

    • Hook Connections

    • Proper Hook Attachment

    • Section 8 A Quiz

  • 10

    Section 8 B Turnbuckles Eye bolts and hoist rings

    • Turnbuckles

    • Jaw Turnbuckle

    • Turnbuckle Load Limits

    • Crosby Links, Rings & Turnbuckles

    • Shouldered Eye Bolts

    • Thread Engagement

    • Eyebolt Temperature Limits

    • Crosby Shouldered Eyebolts

    • Eye Plane

    • Swivel Hoist Rings

    • Hoist Rings

    • Eyebolts

    • Section 8 B Quiz

  • 11

    Section 8 C Wire rope clips Blocks and sheaves

    • Wire Rope Clip Restrictions

    • Wire Rope Clip Use

    • Splicing Wire Rope

    • Wire Rope Clips

    • Blocks and Sheaves

    • Sheave Groove Clearance

    • Section 8 C Quiz

  • 12

    Congratulations

    • Summary

    • Congratulations

    • Thank you

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Arena rigging, theatrical rigging and tour production rigging require a large playbook of experience to keep things safe and on time. Whether your application is permanent or touring, attention to detail, the proper methods or principles and first-rate quality equipment are required to ensure all equipment is flown, attached or suspended correctly.
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