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

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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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    Introduction to Rigging

    Introduction to Rigging

    The quintessential introduction to crane and rigging activities throughout a bevy of industries. Identification, inspection, and basic theories are introduced and illustrated with video, interactive media, and images.

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    • Online Course & Test $95.00

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    Lesson 1: Rigging Identification


    Basic Terms; Basic Theories; Roles


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

    Lesson 2: Rigging Hardware


    Sling Types; Shackles; Master Link; Pry Bar; Wedge Socket; Come-a-longs; Turnbuckle; Swivel Hoist Rings


    – Identify different sling types and proper use conditions.
    – Identify different types of rigging hardware and their applications.
    – List the advantages of different pieces of rigging hardware in unique use cases.
    – Understand what to look for to determine if a piece of rigging hardware is fit for service.

    Lesson 3: Slings


    Chain Slings; Wire Rope Slings; Synthetic Web Slings


    – Match wire rope slings to their correct weighted capacity.
    – Determine the best sling type for various loads.
    – Identify the best sling type for work by industry.
    – Understand working load limit (WLL) for different types of sling.

    Lesson 4: Hitch Capacities


    Hitch Terms; Hitch Types; Rigging Configurations


    – Identify hitch drawings by their correct name.
    – Understand the relationship between hitch types and WLL.
    – Match hitches to their formal titles by description.
    – Understand adjustable hitch configurations and their effect on WLL.

    Lesson 5: Sling Protection


    Sling Protection Standards; Sling Protection Identification; Sling Protection Applications


    – Identify manufacturer and ASME codes & standards concerning use of sling protection.
    – List seven different types of sling protection.
    – Explain the major use cases of sling protection equipment.

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