Course Content:

Part 1. General:

  1. Inspection Types – Initial, frequent and periodic.
  2. Proof Testing – Review pull-testing requirements for wire rope, alloy chain, metal mesh, synthetic web and synthetic roundslings.

Part 2. Sling Inspection: Review the following sling types and their respective tagging and general inspection requirements.  Includes a demonstration of periodic inspection requirements per the current ASME B.30.9 Standard.

  1. Roundslings
  2. Web Slings
  3. Wire Rope Slings
  4. Alloy Chain Slings
  5. Wire Mesh Sling

Part 3. Hardware Inspection: Review the following types of rigging hardware and their respective identification requirements and proper use.  Includes a demonstration of periodic inspection requirements per the current ASME B.30.10 and B.30.26 Standards.

  1. Shackles
  2. G-Link™ Connectors
  3. Eyebolt & Swivel Hoist Rings
  4. Turnbuckles
  5. Wire Rope Clips
  6. Hooks, Master Links

Part 4. Written Evaluation: Multiple-choice and True & False questions.