RIGGING

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE

SLING AND COMMUNICATE DURING CRANE OPERATIONS:

Demonstrating an integrated practical and theoretical grounding in Crane Operations, inspecting and evaluating lifting gear, preparing and slinging regular loads, as well as communicating during crane operations

LIFT AND MOVE LOADS:

This unit standard will be useful to people who are required to lift and move loads not exceeding five tons.

SLING LOADS:

Qualifying learners can sling loads safely before allowing load-moving equipment to remove / move the load. They will understand the importance of applying safe slinging techniques and how it is achieved. This will include a basic knowledge of weight determining, determining what load slinging equipment is required, lashing the load, attaching the load to the selected lifting equipment and signalling the lifting equipment operator