This course is designed for personnel who have little or no knowledge of rigging and slinging but work in an environment where such activities occur. 


This online rigging and slinging safety course includes 5 modules covering practices and techniques to safely sling and rig loads

Pre-lift hazard assessments
Owner, operator, and supervisor responsibilities
Wire rope construction
Safety factors and safe working load limits
Rope and sling inspections
Hoist line installation procedures
Types of rigging hitches
Determining sling types, sizes, and configurations using sling capacity charts
D/d ratios
Sling center of gravity
Rigging hardware

Crane and hoist signals

Materials Provided:
A workbook and supplementary handouts are provided as reference material for the written test. 
A theoretical Examination and Practical Test will follow each Module. To ensure understanding you must maintain a 75% Pass mark for each module. 
Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved. Supplemental materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed online.
 This Basic Rigging & Slinging  training is an in-class program that can be completed in 1 Day. Upon completion, operators are awarded Basic Rigging & Slinging  certification.
What is a course with limited availability?
In addition to our published and online courses, there are several other courses that we can run with flexible options. Select the course of your choice and register your interest to attend when dates become available.


In terms of the law, all Operators who apply for Re-certifications need to be in possession of a Novice course certificate. Please be aware that certificates need to be renewed within three months after date expiry.

Accredited Training believes that training should yield benefits, far more substantial than just “a Certificate”. We offer a free service that will remind all Companies or private Operators that their certificates need to be renewed.

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