Classroom Training

Hoisting and Rigging Safety Awareness

This two-day course is designed for workers that apply rigging for hoisting operations. The course assessment includes a written exam and a practical demonstration.

Two certificates are issued:

  1. Hoisting and Rigging Safety Awareness certificate
  2. International Hand Signals certificate

Course Focus:

  • Review sections of the Saskatchewan OHS Regulations regarding rigging
  • Proper use of common lifting hardware and slings
  • Inspection criteria of common lifting hardware and slings
  • Sling stress calculations
  • International recognized hand signals for mobile cranes

This course may be eligible for Continuing Education Units through the Sask Operator Certification board. See the http://saskocb.ca/ceu-evaluations for more info.

Please note: This course is held by request only. For more information please email scsatraining@scsaonline.ca or contact an SCSA office

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