Sharpen load-handling safety skills

Rigger and signalperson training is intended to provide a solid knowledge base for new and experienced riggers.  Delivered by experienced industry professionals, our program combines slides, videos, demonstration and hands-on experience to best serve the learning styles of all students.

We can tailor this or any course we offer to meet your specific safety goals.

  • Learn to determine the correct slings and rigging equipment to safely perform load handling operations
  • Gain significant and useful knowledge of rigging and proper crane signals
  • Return to work with a broader understanding and appreciation of the requirements and responsibilities of rigging and crane signaling
  • Written and practical exams provide permanent documentation of training

Class topics include:

  • Crane Accidents, Effect on Riggers
  • Rigging Accidents – Causes and Prevention
  • Applicable OSHA & ASME Regulations and Standards
  • Documentation Requirements
  • Slings and Rigging Hardware Identification & Selection
  • Slings and Rigging Gear Inspection
  • Basic Math Applications in Rigging
  • Load Weight Calculations

  • Crane Dynamics
  • Sling Angle Stress
  • Hitch Selection and Application
  • Crane & Work Area Set-up
  • Sling Hitches & Rated Loads
  • Load Weight Estimation
  • Center of Gravity (CG)
  • Crane hand signals
  • Crane voice signals
  • Audible signals
  • New signals

Find out how our extensive crane & rigging experience can work for you.

Introduction to Rigging Training Course

Becket Training & Consulting’s Introduction to Rigging Training now available in Mexico, Central and South America through CARGO LIFT. This training is intended to provide a solid knowledge base for new and experienced riggers.

Becket provides solutions – using skills and techniques to effectively train, prepare and test your employees in load handling safety and operations.


Please contact us to learn more about training customized for your work site.