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

Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Starts: Oct. 17, 2023
Ends: Oct. 19, 2023
Day/Time: Tues. 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm Wed. 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm Thurs. 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Delivery: In Person
Campus: Reuter
Cost: $0.00

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2024 registration opens November 27, 2023. Spring 2024 registration opens February 26, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery