16 Hour Rigger Worker
|Jan 12, 2019 at 08:00 am||Jan 12, 2019 at 04:00 pm|
|Day 1: January 12, 2019 8:00am - 4:00pm|
|Day 2: January 13, 2019 8:00am - 4:00pm|
|*ALL SESSIONS MANDATORY FOR COURSE COMPLETION|
Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites for this training course. However, students must be able to communicate with the instructor in the language that the training is provided in.
Audience: This training is geared for construction workers, laborers, rigging workers not hired directly by licensed rigger yet involved in attaching, detaching articles and signaling in New York City.
Event Description: According to 33126.96.36.199 of the 2014 NYC Construction Codes, the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) states this training course is mandatory for workers who perform rigging or signaling work in conjunction with the hoisting or lowering of articles on the outside of a building with hoisting equipment. This training course is mandatory for employees have not been employed directly by a New York City licensed rigger. Throughout this 16 hour course, students will review OSHA and DOB policies, requirements, and ASME rigging guidelines with a significant focus on supervision and coordination of rigging crews and rigging equipment installation. Topics that will be covered throughout the course are: directions on how to visually examine rigging supplies/equipment, load weight, center of gravity calculations, crane setup, including procedures on administrating correct rigging hitches. Students will take part in hands on activities where the students will be accountable for demonstrating, installing and using numerous rigging applications. Once the course is successfully completed, students will receive a 16 Hour Rigging Worker license that will be valid for four years.
Event Logistics: Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC provides certification of specific OSHA and Scaffold operations and use. With presentation, equipment awareness, and physical interaction or widely used as well as new products in a classroom setting and practical operation of heavy equipment widely used throughout the industry in a practical room fitted with state of the art products. Students operate and fully inspect the live equipment they use and/or see on their job sites.
Learning Outcomes: Consequent to the completion of the course, students should be able to:
- Analyze hitch arrangements, supplies/equipment capacities, fundamental knots, how to calculate the weight of the load and how to find the center of gravity
- Examine & Inspect rigging equipment in agreement with ASME, OSHA and manufacturer requirements
- Utilize rigging supplies/equipment and hitches with familiarity of rigging capacities, load angle factors, and load integrity
Identify the hazards involved with to rigging in construction
How to Register:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 718-361-2902
Or, you can come in to the office and fill out the application during office hours. A 50% deposit is required for your seat to be reserved. SSTS cannot guarantee your reservation without the deposit. Payment can be made by cash, check, money order, or credit card. Please allow 7 days for check clearance. All course dates are subject to change due to class size.
Please bring the following items with you to class: Pen/Pencil, Paper to take notes, and a Photo ID. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and sneakers for the practical part of the course.
Customer Support: There are always competent persons available during business hours to support, advice, and respond to any questions regarding the learner program (e.g. scheduling, registration). Staff is also available for customer support during business hours, and are also available for emergency calls and/or emails after hours.