Rigging and Hoisting 1

Course Code: BMAP 112

Academic Year: 2020-2021

On successful completion, the apprentice is able to explain and practise general rigging, including wire rope and block and tackle; formulas for safe working loads; and slings and chokers according to government safety regulations and manufacturer's recommendations and specifications. He or she is able to explain the use of ladders, scaffolding and work platforms in accordance with government safety regulations, manufacturer's recommendations and specifications and approved industry standards; to explain and perform the international standards of hand signals; and to describe audio communication signals for hoisting operations in accordance with Construction Safety Association of Ontario (CSAO) guidelines.