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Rigging and Hoisting Safety

Course Code: EP0401CA22

Rigging and Hoisting Safety


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Date & Time

CANCELED August 25, 2021
8:30am - 3:45pm (Check in time: 8:00am)

Next offering tentatively planned for Spring 2022. Registration will open when course date is confirmed.

Description

Use of proper equipment and correct load attachment can mean the difference between a successful lift and a deadly accident. If you use cranes and/or jib hoists, this class is for you. Learn about the latest in hardware and techniques. Better preparation means a safer and more efficient workplace operation for all!

Specific topics will include:

  • Crane operator qualifications
  • How to develop pre-operational checks
  • Calculating load weight
  • Loading and hooks
  • Hand signals
  • Physical/mental prep
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Equipment inspection and hazards
  • Slings and hitches
  • Load angles
Credits

In addition to 0.6 Rutgers CEUs, this safety course is approved for the following credits:

NJ Licensed Water & Wastewater Operators: 6 TCHs SAFETY (Approval # 01-020301-31)
Please note: Under NJDEP regulations, only one-third (1/3) of the total number of TCHs needed to maintain your license can be associated with courses or events which have been approved by NJDEP as safety programs (i.e., those with course approval numbers ending in "1").

NJ Certified Public Works Managers (CPWM): 5 Technical

Fees
Registration Fee TBD  
Multi-Person Registration Fee TBD Register at the same time with a colleague and you both save!
NJLWO Fee (T/W/VSWS License Holders Only!) TBD  
Cancellation Fee TBD  

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and deli buffet lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Extension Conference Center
18 Ag Extension Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Directions, Parking Information & Map

All visitors must register their vehicles ONLINE to park on campus. Please follow the guidelines below. Failure to comply with these policies may result in a citation.

  • A link will be provided in your course registration confirmation email. Please be sure to complete this important step prior to traveling to campus.
  • When you park on campus, be sure that your license plate is unobstructed and visible from the driving aisle.
  • All Rutgers faculty/staff/students must use their regular Rutgers permit and park in the nearest lot assigned for their permit type.

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

Register

Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

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1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Rigging and Hoisting Safety" or Course Code EP0401) 
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3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Assistant Director: Carol Broccoli, 848-932-7207
Administrative Assistant: Claudine Oleskin, 848-932-7204