Professional Education Course

New Construction Crane Standards, Rigging and Signaling

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Course Title: New Construction Crane Standards, Rigging and Signaling
Program ID: EST 7011P Subject: Safety & Health Training


Registration DeadlineSection DatesFormat & LocationCEUsFeeStatus
Sep 09, 2014 (Tue)Sep 09, 2014 (Tue) - Sep 11, 2014 (Thu)Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)1.80$585OPEN

Meeting Times
On the first day of class, check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Tuesday, September 9, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Thursday, September 11, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)

Alternate Rates

  • $45 -- 3-day parking pass for the Global Learning Center parking deck (pick up at check-in).
  • Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Click here for the group registration form.




Course Description

Get an in-depth overview of the new construction crane standard, including qualified rigger and qualified signal person requirements. Course should be taken by construction and general industry personnel with operations covered by the new standard

How You Will Benefit

Understand the new regulations and how they apply to your operations. Improve your ability to manage crane operations on your projects. Better recognize crane operation hazards. Students will be trained in Level 1 rigging and crane signaling to gain the knowledge necessary to train supervisors and employees as basic level 1 riggers and qualified signal persons.

What Is Covered

  • Requirements for operator certification/qualification
  • Equipment operation requirements
  • Crane inspections
  • Power line safety
  • Tower cranes and specialty cranes
  • Crane Assembly/disassembly
  • Signaling requirements and training
  • Rigging requirements and best practices
  • How to develop a critical lift plan

Course Administrator

Myrtle Turner


Mike McCarroll

Course Notes

Parking Pass

When you register, you may choose to purchase a parking pass for an additional fee (Atlanta offerings only). The pass is valid for parking in the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center parking deck.