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Rigging and Hoisting Safety

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Synopsis: Use of proper equipment and correct load attachment can mean the difference between a successful lift and a deadly accident! If you use cranes and/or jib hoists, this class is for you.
Start Time: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 8:30 AM
End Time: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 3:45 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/ep0401ca.html
Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email: broccoli@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 618
Additional Information:

Learn about the latest in hardware and techniques - better preparation means safer and more efficient workplace operation for all. Specific topics will include:

  • Crane operator qualifications
  • How to develop pre-operational checks
  • Calculating load weight
  • Loading and hooks
  • Hand signals
  • Physical/mental prep
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Equipment inspection and hazards
  • Slings and hitches
  • Load angles
Target Audience: General Public