Qualified Rigger 3-Day Workshop

Qualified Rigger | 3-Day Workshop

  • $795.00


This 3-day workshop will prepare students to take the nationally accredited CIC Rigger/Signalperson Certification Exam. Businesses may wish to seek certification as a way to verify and promote their employees’ knowledge of rigging. We offer this as an option on Day 4 through CIC.

Students will receive:

  • Rigging Gear Inspection Class Workbook (digital)
  • Basic/Advanced Rigger Class Workbook (digital)
  • Qualified Rigger Training Certificates
  • Signalperson Training Certificate
  • OSHA 1910.184
  • Rigging Field Pocket Guide
  • Rigging Handbook
  • Chain Inspection Kit
  • Day 1: Rigging Gear Inspection Training

    Participants learn the requirements of OSHA regulations and ASME guidelines for proper inspection procedures and documentation of rigging gear inspection. OSHA requires inspections be done by competent personnel selected by the employer. This training will enable employers to deem their employee competent. Students will be given the CMCO written and hands-on Inspection Exam to test knowledge of topics covered.

    Course topics include:

    • Rigging hardware
    • Below the hook lifting devices
    • Slings (chain, wire rope, synthetics, and metal mesh)
    • Lever hoist and chainfalls

    Day 2: Basic Rigging & Signalperson Training

    Learn how to properly select and use slings and rigging equipment. The course also covers hand signalperson requirements per OSHA 1926.1400, ASME B30.3 and ASME B30.5. Hands-on rigging training will be performed in conjunction with classroom training. Students will be given the CMCO Basic Rigging Exam and Signalperson Exam to test knowledge of topics covered.

    Course topics include:

    • Hitches
    • Limitations of rigging equipment
    • Knot tying: tagline use
    • Effects on working load limits
    • Rigging guide and chart interpretation
    • Signalperson training

    Day 3: Level 2 Advanced Rigging

    Classroom work is applied in our hands-on rigging facility.

    Course topics include:

    • Estimation of load weights
    • Center of gravity determination
    • Rigging block calculations
    • Sling tension calculations
    • Share of load weight calculations
    • Load drifting calculations.

    Optional Day 4: CIC Rigger/Signalperson Certification Exam

    Call the CIC directly at 844-546-3362, to register for the exam after you register with CMCO for the 3-day workshop.

    The final day of this workshop is for students wishing to take the optional CIC Rigger/Signalperson Certification Exam. Certification is not mandatory by OSHA. Additional fee for the exam will apply. For those students wishing to take the exam in their area, visit Crane Institute Certification 844-546-3362, http://cicert.com/candidate-registration/  

    Note: This link is for the CIC exam only and will not register you for the CMCO training course

    Exam Fees

    • CIC Rigger/Signalperson Pricing (Level 1 & Level 2) - $175.00 (Digital)
      The CIC Rigger/Signalperson Certification includes Rigger Level I and Level II. Candidates earn two certifications in one.
    • CIC Master Rigger - $150.00 (Digital)
      Pre-requisite Rigger/Signalperson Exam

    Please note:
    Additional fees may apply for expedited or late services. Please see CIC price list