Cal-OSHA: Cranes and Rigging

CATEGORY:
Construction

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course is intended for workers who want to learn more about cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, and/or conveyors. Topics include cranes & derricks, helicopters, base-mounted drum hoists, overhead hoists, conveyors, and aerial lifts, This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.55 Subpart N.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Introduce the OSHA regulations which provide the information for this cranes and riggings
  • Become familiar with the different types of cranes and hoists
  • Cover the procedures for proper inspection and maintenance
  • Establish the guidelines for proper equipment testing and load rating capacities
  • Outline the proper procedures for crane operators and co-workers
  • Outline regulations for load handling and handling equipment

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Definition of Competent Person

  • Operators

  • ยทHazards Associated with Crane Operations

  • Accidents

  • Types of Cranes

  • Load

  • Guarding

  • Sheaves

  • Inspection

REGULATORY REQUIREMENT:
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.

SEAT TIME:
This course has been approved for 1 hour.

COURSE PRE-REQUISITE:
N/A

TESTING:
Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson.
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.