Qualified Rigger

Course Number: 
QR 100 | 2.4 CEUs

Upon completion of this course, the Rigging Person must demonstrate their knowledge of the safe Rigging methods through a written examination. Practical examinations are performed to verify the hands-on capabilities of each participant. This course will instruct the student in the following areas; in compliance with ASME B30.9, and the latest OSHA standard; 29 CFR Part 1926:
• Sling Terminology & Types
• Using Sling Capacity (Load) Charts
• Using Shackles Properly
• Basic Sling Attachments & Configurations
• Calculating Sling Stresses
• How to Determine Load Weight
• Hooks
• Wedge Sockets
• Overview of Wire Rope and End Fittings
• How to Properly Perform a Pre-Use Sling Inspection
• How to Apply Current Federal Standards to Your Operation
NOTE: Students must provide their own personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, hard hats, safety glasses, appropriate footwear, etc


Frequently Asked Questions: 

Are there any prerequisites for this course?


Is there certification testing available for this program?

No, a designation as qualified.

How many people can be in a class?

Class size normally ranges from 6-8 students, it’s best to register early to reserve seats.

Qualified Rigger

Start Date End Date Location
May 8, 2017 May 10, 2017 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
June 5, 2017 June 7, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
July 17, 2017 July 19, 2017 Los Angeles, CA Sign Up Now
August 7, 2017 August 9, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
September 11, 2017 September 13, 2017 Orlando, FL Sign Up Now
September 25, 2017 September 27, 2017 Phoenix, AZ Sign Up Now
November 6, 2017 November 8, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now
December 4, 2017 December 6, 2017 Houston, TX Sign Up Now