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"The Future of Industrial Training: the New Digital Classroom"

About the Webinar:
At TPC Training Systems, we’ve been on the hunt for ways that our industrial skills training solutions can evolve to meet the needs of all of our customers, and we’ve learned some things in the process. In this webinar, we’ll share what we’ve learned and give you a preview of the future of industrial training.

You’ll learn about:
  • The best uses of webcast and simulcast training formats
  • The advantages of blended online and live training
  • Virtual reality (VR) training environments, including an exclusive sneak peek inside a VR simulation

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    Basic Entertainment Rigging

    Basic Entertainment Rigging

    Designed to provide participants with a basic level of knowledge of rigging gear inspection, proper rigging procedures, and load control using typical rigging techniques in the entertainment rigging industry through problem solving workshops.

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    • Online Course & Test $145.00

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    Lesson 1: Rigging Introduction


    Terms & Definitions; Rigger’s Tools; Rigging Rules of Thumb; Hitch Terms; Hitch Types; Sling Types; Hitch Capacities; STAC Chain; Hook Loading; Shackle Use; 12 Points of OSHA Sling Law; Eyebolt Do’s & Don’ts; Pulling Up a Point


    – Become familiarized with the terms regularly used in rigging applications.
    – Understand the principles behind basic entertainment rigging theory.
    – Understand the different applications for various pieces of rigging equipment.

    Lesson 2: Rigging Inspection


    Wire Rope Slings; STAC Chain; Synthetic Roundsling; SPA Shackle; Eyebolt; Pear Link; Sling Protection; Rigging Storage


    – Recognize and evaluate field damaged rigging gear samples.
    – Understand and apply the guideline provided by established recognized industry standards.

    Lesson 3: Rigging Selection


    Rigging Capacities; Rigging Selection Workshops; Equal Bridle Legs; What is Under Rigged


    – Select appropriate slings and rigging hardware based on anticipated loading and rigging method.
    – Complete rigging capacity workshops to reveal working load limit of selected rigging configurations.

    Lesson 4: Workplace Safety


    Workplace Safety Practices; Load Hazard Zone; Personal Protection; Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS)


    – Identify common workplace safety practices.
    – Recognize common load hazard zones.
    – Identify different types of personal protection.
    – Understand and apply the guidelines for using Personal Fall Arrest System.

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