This course will cover rigging, wire rope construction, hardware inspection, knot tying and splicing, sling configurations, calculations for sling tension and signaling requirements. Course session will include hands-on rigging with a hydraulic crane using hand signals and voice commands with a 2-way radio. A UBC Rigger and Signaler Qualification will be issued upon successful completion of both written and hands-on tests.
Tools and/or supplies needed: Hard hat, clear safety glasses, work boots, pen/pencil, notebook and highlighter.
|Course Length:||40 hours|
|Designed for Craft:||Carpenters, Concrete Form Builders, Millwrights, and Pile Drivers|
|Pre-requisites:||No pre-requisite required at this time.|
|Upon Completion:||Your UBC Training Verification wallet card will be updated indicating a Rigger and Signaler Qualification.|
|Certificate Type:||This is a qualification issued by the United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC).|
|Certificate Expires:||Four (4) years from date of course completion. No Grace Period for this Qualification.|
|Refresher Requirement:||Before the Qualification expires, you will need to take the Rigger and Signaler Qualification Refresher class.|