8 Hour Rigger Worker Refresher (CRA-201)


8 Hour Rigger Worker Refresher (CRA-201)
Event Dates
Starts Ends Add To
Sep 12, 2021 at 08:00 am Sep 12, 2021 at 04:00 pm gCal iCal
Venue Details
Scaffolding Training NYC
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Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC
25-20 Borden Avenue
Long Island City, NY, US 11101
(917) 584-6569

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 3316.9.2.1 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:

Upon completion of this course, students will have reviewed:

  • Analyze hitch arrangements, supplies/equipment capacities, fundamental knots, how to calculate the weight of the load and how to find
    the center of gravity
  • Identify signaling qualifications used during rigging operations
  • Examine rigging supplies/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 many dangers involved with to rigging in construction


How to Register: Email: rebecca@swingstagingtraining.com                            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.


Privacy Policy:  Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC has a Learner Privacy Policy for all personal and private information provided to register for each course.   No records will be released unless the learner comes in person and provides us with their photo identification.


Return Policy:  Refunds are not permitted for courses that have been partially or fully completed. Failures do not constitute refunds. If in the event you do not pass or complete the course, please contact us for available options.


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 emergency calls and/or emails after hours.










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