Rigging Safety Training

109-01 Rigging Safety

When you complete this lesson, you will have a clear understanding of the factors you need to consider with every lift that involves the use of rigging. This lesson satisfies the training requirements for OSHA regulations 29 CFR 1926.753 and 29 CFR 1926.251.

  • List qualifications exhibited by competent personnel
  • Describe the safe operation of lifting platforms
  • Explain how pre-planning can facilitate efficient crane operations and elimination of major hazards
  • Identify the hazards associated with working near power lines
  • Describe the risk of overloading
  • Discuss two-blocking and identify steps that can be taken to prevent it
  • Summarize the standard and critical precautions taken when working with rigging