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WSQ-Performing Rigger and Signalman Task

August 11, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 6:30 pm

The ‘WSQ Perform Rigger And Signalman Tasks’ course provides individuals with the knowledge and skills to prepare and to tie the load for safe lifting by any form of lifting equipment using correct and clear signals to guide the crane operator in the manoeuvring of a load safely to its destination.

Course Date: 11 & 12 Aug 2018

Course Duration: 08.30 am to 06.30 pm

Course Content:
  • Legislations, roles and responsibilities in a lifting operation
  • Toolbox meeting
  • Estimating load and centre of gravity
  • Pre-lift inspection of crane and lifting gear and accessories
  • Selection and use of rigging equipment
  • Rigging methods and techniques
  • 3-step lifting and lowering method
  • Set-up and restore communication equipment
  • Ensuring safe lifting operation
  • Emergency response procedures
  • Standard signalling
  • Reinstate rigger and signalman work area



August 11, 2018
8:30 am - 6:30 pm