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CICT’s Rigging training course is an instructor-led program which includes theory and practical components. The course adheres to Canadian Standards Association, American National Safety Institute, Occupational Health & Safety and Manufacture Specifications for the elements of the program. This training is applicable throughout Canada.

Course Duration –8 Hours


The course is offered mobile at a client’s site or at our training facility. There are multiple work environments that require the lifting and moving of loads. To do this safely and effectively requires personnel to be trained in the use of rigging equipment, procedures and signals. The course provides participants with the most current best practices for this type of task.


Training completion & certification:

  • Participants will receive a wallet sized card or ticket certifying that they have successfully completed & met the training requirements
  • CICT will provide proof of training completion to employers when requested
  • Training records are kept on file & participants, employers & sites may contact CICT for proof of training


Course content includes the following:

  • Rigging legislation
  • Roles & responsibilities
  • Determining load weight
  • Interpreting sling capacity charts
  • Determining center of gravity
  • Identifying & selecting proper rigging equipment
  • Determining safe working load
  • Inspection of rigging equipment
  • Effects of sling angles
  • Hand signals
  • Hazard awareness
  • Knot tying & usage

Key Training Benefits:

  • Course developed in accordance with CSA/ANSI Standards, OH&S Legislation, Manufacture Specifications and best practices
  • CICT Certification is recognized by oil & gas companies & sites
  • Hands on inspection & usage of equipment
  • Taught by certified instructors with experience in the industry
  • Improved user health & safety
  • Improved rigging skill & knowledge

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