Rigging and Load Securement Virtual Minisode

Course Description
Load Securement will provide training for properly securing heavy equipment and other items to flatbeds and lowboys following the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrations Standard 49 CFR 329.9 and 49 CFR 393, Subpart 1.

Topics include;

  • Driver responsibilities 
  • Chain and sling inspection
  • Components of a securement system
  • Identify Working Load Limits (WLL)
  • Proper number of tie-downs
  • Protection Against Shifting and Falling Cargo

This course will also provide training on rigging equipment for material handling, referencing OSHA Standard 1926.1400. Topics include safe rigging practices, calculating loads, chain and sling inspections, working load limits of rigging, safe hoisting operations, standard hand signals and environmental considerations.

Target Audience
Workers and supervisors involved in construction projects where loads are being suspended and moved, loaded and unloaded using chains and slings.

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*If you need Closed Captioning, it is available on the video by clicking "CC" in the lower righthand corner and clicking English

Credit Hours

Road Scholar Hours

Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)


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Date Session Name Location  
10/1/2023 Rigging and Load Securement Virtual Minisode Online View Session