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On-site Rigging Training 

In British Columbia WorkSafe BC requires that all rigging and slinging work must be done by or under the direct supervision of qualified workers familiar with the rigging to be used and with the code of signals authorized by the Board for controlling hoisting operations.

  • Rigging terminology                                         

  • Determining load weight

  • Locating the load's centre of gravity (COG)          

  • Communicating with hand signals

  • Knot tying                                                      

  • Inspecting slings and hardware

  • Using rigging working load limit charts                 

  • Application of common hitches

  • Basic lift planning                                            

  • Rigging and signaling lifts



  • Level 1 Rigging Fundamentals Manual

  • Lift Planning Guide

  • Rigging Fundamentals Certificate of Completion wallet card (no photo) – valid for 3 years


How long is this course?         8hrs (1 day)

Classroom and Practical time, best suited for our training locations or your work site.

Can this be taken at your location?  Yes

Will you come to us?  Yes

What is the minimum & maximum class size?  10 per class for best results.

How long is my certificate valid for?  3 Years

Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

“This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, PTIB did not review this program”.

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