Hoisting and Rigging

Code: MILL1260

Course description

This course will be of interest to participants from industrial plants that have to use hoists and/or overhead cranes in their jobs. Topics include: hoisting, rigging hazards, fibre ropes, knots and hitches, hardware, wire rope and slings, rigging tools and devices, and crane operations which covers safety, hand signals, electric hoists and practical exercises using the overhead crane.

Course details

Hours: 24
Credits: 0
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.