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Competent Rigger -TIA 1019A

Competent Rigger Course

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We will visit your location or would love to see you at our training facility in Phoenix, AZ

We know your time is valuable and lets us work with you  schedule. We are available evenings and weekends. 
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The Competent Rigger course for Certification of Completion course is designed to include the OSHA requirements for safe construction rigging work practices in the United States are defined in the Code of Federal Regulations Title 29 Part 1926, Safety and Health Regulations for Construction, SubPart  E, G, H, I, N, O, R, T, U,  and V.  ANSI /TIA – 1019-A and TIA 222 Standard for Installation, Alteration and Maintenance of Antenna Supporting Structures and Antennas and ANSI 10.48 Standards.

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Competent Rigger

Rigging is one of the most important safety and risk exposure considerations on any construction project and Tower Safety & Instruction reflects that importance in our Competent Rigging Course.

  • Rigging Plans
  • Unforeseen Forces
  • PrePlanning of rigging operations
  • Periodic and frequent inspection of tools and equipment
  • Monitoring of rigging work operations
  • OSHA Rules and Regulations
  • Hand Signals – Download our free Crane Hand Signal chart
  • Capstan Rigging

Students are  provided with a Riggers Handbook and a wallet Rigging Card to emphasize the importance of Tower Safety & Instruction training efforts. These handbooks and wallet cards are a quick reference for  basic safe rigging practices, sling tables, crane hand signals, and shackle charts.

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Call us , And Schedule YOUR Competent Rigger, Capstan Training and Hand Signal training, we will visit your location or we would love to  see you at our sunny training location in Phoenix, Arizona.

We have 2 locations:

  1. 3620 S. 40th street, Phoenix, AZ 85040
  2. 3525 Asheville Hwy Hendersonville NC 28791
Competent Rigger Training Classroom Learning Objectives

Competent Rigger:  This is an eight hour course that discusses the fundamentals of rigging. It is designed for rigging and handling loads in wireless construction that must adhere to the OSHA and ANSI/TIA 1019 regulations

  • Policies, OSHA, ANSI 10.48 standards, TIA 1019 rigging regulations
  • Rigging Plans
  • Rigging Components
  • Rigging Identification
  • Center of Gravity
  • Steel Slings/Synthetic Slings/Rigging Hardware/Hitches-Capacities-Sling Protection
  • Recognize where the horizontal sling angles are located in a rigging triangle.
  • Determine how to calculate the load angle multiplier for slings.
  •  Calculate sling tension when the center of gravity is in the middle of the load.
  • Supporting Structure Loading
  • TIA 222
  • Capstan Rigging
  • Crane Hand Signals
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TIA 1019 Competent Rigger

Tower Safety & Instruction

Kathy Gill founded Tower Safety & Instruction in 2013, having years of direct experience in the industry. Kathy served as the Safety Director in the wireless industry and a outside plant installer for AT&T/Lucent. An experience in which lead her to believed she could start making small changes in the industry, one student at a time. read more

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