RG-202 – Rigger Level II

Course Name: Rigger Level II
Course #: RG-202
Course Length (Days): 1 day
Who Should Attend: Any person responsible who has attended a RG-200 Rigger level one from QCT or other training vendor  and needs more detailed rigging training. This class is targeted towards those employees who have to make detailed rigging decisions for standard or complex situations.


Required for Successful Completion: Pass both a written and practical examination.
Course Description: The information presented in this course teaches individuals the Occupational Safety and Health Administration §1910.184 regulations and applicable ASME B30 standards. Rigger Level II training is an extension for anyone who has completed Level I or, has the relevant experience to take their

knowledge beyond the fundamentals.

Topics Covered: Rigging Terminology & Definitions

OSHA & National Consensus Standards Overview Estimating Load Weights

Hitch Types Hitch Reductions

Sling Inspection, Selection and Operation

Rigging Hardware Inspection, Selection and Operation

Structural, Mechanical, Magnet and Vacuum Below the Hook Lifting Devices Chain Falls

Reeving Diagrams

Center of Gravity Calculations Share of Load Calculations Load Angle Effect

Load Drifting and turning Capacity Charts

Risk management

Creation of a rigging plan including critical lift ASME Hand Signals

Applicable Regulations &


OSHA §1910.184 “Slings”

ASME B30.2 “Overhead and Gantry Cranes”


Posted on

June 25, 2024