training

Training

We strive to support our customers with their risk management programs by providing seminars, training materials, and product application warnings. 

There are a wide variety of seminar packages that will suit your needs. Seminars range from 30 minute on-site programs to a 4 hour classroom and hands-on training. We can also provide on-site support and inspections along with custom engineered lifting devices and fall protection systems. Request your next training with the form!

Upcoming Training Session

We are hosting an Open Training Session on June 6th – 7th, 2019 at the Ashley Sling Training Facility (Atlanta, GA)!

Training Topics

OSHA, ANSI & MFG REQUIREMENT
ASME B30.9, ASME B30.26, B30.10, OSHA 1910.184, OSHA 1926.251
Manufacturing Requirements
NCCCO Basic Rigger & Signal Prep

Inspection & Tagging Requirements
Removal Criteria
Inspection Frequency
Requirements for Tagging

Slings, Hardware, Load Angles & Hitches
Horizontal Sling Angles & Basic Hitches
Sling and Hardware Inspection
Reduction and Tension Factors

Basic Rigging Principles & Load Control
Operating Practices
Rigging Capacity
Rigging to the Center of Gravity
Load Control Basics

The Rigging Plan
Basic Rigging Standards
Common Problems & Rigging Evaluation
Assessing a Rigging Plan

Fall Protection
Product Selection
Inspection
Proper Fitting of Gear
Anchor Points
Fall Distance

Standard Training Packages

30-45 Minutes Package: $150

  • Tailgate seminar with 2 page handout
  • Sling inspection and removal criteria
  • Collected pieces of failed or damaged rigging for visual aids and demonstration

1 Hour Package: $500

  • Classroom seminar with 2 page handout
  • Sling inspection, hardware inspection, & tagging requirements overview
  • Introduction to Basic Hitches, OSHA & ASME Expectations
  • Collected pieces of failed or damaged rigging for visual aids and demonstration
  • Letter of Attendance

2 Hour Package: $1,250

  • Classroom seminar with handouts and rigging workbooks
  • Basic rigging hitches, sling inspection, and hardware inspection overview
  • Collected pieces of failed or damaged rigging for visual aids and demonstration
  • Information on OSHA 1910.184, 1926.251 and ASME B30.9, B30.26 Standards and Expectations
  • Sling Protection WSTDA (Web Sling and Tie Down Association) and ASME B30.9
  • Wire Rope Clip Selection and Installation, Additional Rigging Inspection Information
  • Letter of Attendance with Course Outline

4 Hour Package: $1,800

  • Classroom seminar with WSTDA handouts and rigging workbooks
  • Basic Rigging Hitches, Inspection Criteria for Sling and Hardware, Tagging Requirements
  • Collected pieces of failed or damaged rigging for visual aids and demonstration
  • Information on OSHA 1910.184, 1926.251, and ASME B30.9, B30.26 Standards and Expectations
  • WSTDA and ASME B30.9 Sling Protection
  • Wire Rope Clip Selection and Installation
  • Understanding Rigging Card
  • Test Exercises and Covered Material
  • Letter, Course Outline, Certificate

1-2 Hour Fall Protection Seminar & Demo: $800 – $1,500

  • Inspection, fitting/harness selection, and fall protection basics
  • Trailer demonstration and thinking about the rescue*
  • Letter of attendance with course outline

*Courses can be tailored to your company’s specific needs where applicable. Courses are available Monday-Friday during normal business hours. An additional charge will apply for any courses given during times other than normal business hours. Travel expenses may apply.

Qualified Person Training

As of 2010, OSHA requires that all employers must use qualified riggers during hoisting activities and disassembly work. To help prepare you, you can choose from the following packages for our Qualified Rigger Preparation Training and Qualified Signal Person Training courses.

Qualified Rigger Preparation: $250/person (1 Day)
Qualified Signal Person: $125/person (1/2 Day)
Sign up for both days for $300! ($75 SAVINGS)