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Advanced Rigging Principles in Jacksonville, FL | Local 115

  • Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena Jacksonville, FL (map)

This multi-day course is for experienced riggers looking to expand their knowledge and skill set. The course focuses on topics that are important to becoming a more knowledgeable and experienced Lead and Head Rigger. Topics include:

  • Introduction to the OSHA and ANSI Standards that apply to the rigging aspect of our industry
  • Review of responsibilities of up and down and head riggers
  • Introduction to the four styles of rigging
  • Introduction into load charts, bridles and vectors, weights and forces
  • Presentation of hardware, equipment, labels, rating, use, abuse, and inspection
  • Introduction to truss design structure and use
  • Introduction to load calculations
  • Introduction to lifting devices
  • Introduction to fall protection and fall arrest equipment
  • Introduction to types of rescue and rescue plan development

DATES: January 9-11, 2018

LOCATION: Jacksonville, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Colinn J. Peters, ETCP Recognized Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, email Local 115 for more information.