- Prerequisites: Students attending this course should have previously taken a 32-Hour Rigging Supervisor or 16-Hour Rigging Supervisor Refresher within the last 4 years from an approved training provider. The expired or soon to be expired card must be presented prior to the start of the course.
- As per 33184.108.40.206 of the 2014 NYC Construction Codes, this course is required by the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) for individuals, not hired directly by a licensed rigger to maintain his/her designation to supervise the hoisting or lowering of articles on the outside of a building with hoisting equipment.
- CEUs: 1.6
- CEU Requirements: 100% attendance for the course.
- Completion of IACET Registration Form
- Active participation in all class exercises
- As applicable, achievement of minimum passing score on required end-of-course examination
- Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form
- This training is geared for construction foremen, riggers, safety supervisors, rigging inspectors, and personnel in charge of rigging operations not hired directly by a licensed rigger.
16-Hour Rigging Supervisor Refresher
The 16-Hour Rigging Supervisor Refresher course is a specialized training program designed for individuals who have previously completed the 32-Hour Rigging Supervisor course and need to renew their certification or refresh their knowledge. This refresher course provides a condensed review of important concepts and updates related to supervising rigging operations in the construction industry.
During the course, participants will revisit key topics covered in the initial 32-hour training, including rigging safety regulations, rigging planning, load calculations, rigging techniques, equipment selection, and inspection, signaling, and communication, emergency response procedures, leadership, and supervisory skills.
The training will focus on reinforcing knowledge, refreshing skills, and addressing any specific challenges or areas of concern related to rigging supervision. Participants will have the opportunity to discuss real-world scenarios, share experiences, and engage in interactive activities to enhance their understanding and proficiency.
By completing the 16-Hour Rigging Supervisor Refresher course, participants will renew their certification, demonstrating their continued understanding and proficiency in supervising rigging operations. They will refresh their knowledge of key concepts, reinforce safety awareness, and stay up to date with current regulations and industry standards.
Duration: 16 Hours
Course Code: CRA-401
The specific learning objectives of the 16-Hour Rigging Supervisor Refresher course may vary based on the training provider or organization delivering the course. However, common learning objectives for the course typically include:
- Reviewing Rigging Safety Regulations: Participants will refresh their knowledge of relevant rigging safety regulations, standards, and guidelines, ensuring compliance with current requirements.
- Updating Rigging Planning and Risk Assessment Skills: Learners will revisit rigging planning techniques, risk assessment methods, and the implementation of appropriate control measures to mitigate risks.
- Refreshing Load Calculations and Rigging Techniques: The course aims to reinforce knowledge and skills related to load calculations, rigging techniques, and equipment selection to ensure safe and efficient rigging operations.
- Reinforcing Communication and Coordination Skills: Participants will refresh their communication and coordination skills as a rigging supervisor, ensuring clear instructions, information dissemination, and coordination among team members.
- Reviewing Rigging Hardware and Equipment Knowledge: The course will cover different types of rigging hardware, their proper selection, usage, inspection methods, and identifying potential defects or hazards.
- Updating Signaling and Communication Skills: Participants will revisit signaling and communication techniques used in rigging operations to ensure clear and effective communication between riggers, crane operators, and other personnel involved in the process.
- Addressing Recent Updates and Best Practices: Participants will stay up to date with recent updates, changes, and best practices related to rigging operations, ensuring their knowledge aligns with current industry standards.
- Reinforcing Emergency Response and Rescue Procedures: The course will cover emergency response procedures specific to rigging operations, including evacuation plans, rescue techniques, and effective communication during emergencies.
- Refreshing Leadership and Supervisory Skills: Participants will review effective leadership and supervisory skills as a rigging supervisor, including decision-making, problem-solving, and conflict resolution in a rigging environment.
- Practical Application and Case Studies: Participants will engage in practical activities, discussions, and case studies to refresh their skills and apply their knowledge in realistic rigging scenarios.