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Tradesmen's Software, Inc.

Cranes and Rigging

Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Safety
Credits: 1.00

This course is intended for workers who want to learn more about cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, and/or conveyors. Topics include cranes and derricks, helicopters, base-mounted drum hoists, overhead hoists, conveyors, and aerial lifts. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.55 Subpart N.

All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson. Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Introduce the OSHA regulations which provide the information for this cranes and riggings
  2. Become familiar with the different types of cranes and hoists
  3. Cover the procedures for proper inspection and maintenance
  4. Establish the guidelines for proper equipment testing and load rating capacities
  5. Outline the proper procedures for crane operators and co-workers
  6. Outline regulations for load handling and handling equipment
Topics Covered:
  • Definition of Competent Person
  • Operators
  • Hazards Associated with Crane Operations
  • Accidents
  • Types of Cranes
  • Load
  • Guarding
  • Sheaves
  • Inspection

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Paul Cantarella
Cantarella & Son, Inc.
MCAA member since 2013

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