Through this course the student will gain a fundamental understanding of pedestal crane safety and intermediate rigging. The course will be delivered using lecture and hands-on training. Some of the pedestal crane learning objectives include: anatomy of pedestal cranes, inspections, operations, hazards, and practice on the crane simulator. Intermediate rigging topics include: calculating weight, angles, sling stress, center of gravity, sling hitches, sling types, hardware, lifting devices, and communication. Safety is thoroughly stressed.
Marine Vessel Repair and Maintenance
Cost of Course
Room and Board
Books (Provided by AVTEC)