Lifting & Rigging: ASME/OSHA, Inspection, Application and Use [9336]
Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: B233

   Steve Michaelis, Regional Account Manager, West Equipment Company
   Denny Davis, Crosby Regional Trainer, Crosby Group

Track: All Industries and Workplaces
Secondary Track: Construction
Session Type: Workshop
Skill Level: All Levels

Most construction sites, utilities, municipalities and manufacturers use some type of lifting device. This workshop covers the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines, application, proper use, selection and inspection of lifting slings and hardware. Participants learn common guidelines for lifting, how to inspect wire rope slings, synthetic slings, chain and hardware. The presenters also cover the lifting triangle to calculate lifting capacities and then pick the correct size rigging.

Learning Objectives:
Recall ASME and OSHA guidelines
Discuss the application of rigging principles
Explain the proper use, selection and inspection of lifting slings and hardware

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.2
  BWC Discount Programs: 3

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