Rigging Awareness (MCS-TR-HSE-19)


Target Group
 The target group for Rigging Awareness is personnel who have had little or no training and experience in rigging and lifting operations who wish to gain a Falck Rigger Awareness Training Certificate.

 ITEMS TO BRING: All delegates must bring Photographic I.D. and PASSPORT only (original
or copy)
 HEALTH: All delegates will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire prior to course

Training Objectives
  • The aim and objectives of the Rigging Awareness Programme are to provide the delegate with knowledge of the rigging principles, general hazards and risks of rigging and lifting operations, an awareness of relevant legislation and regulation, and an opportunity to practice basic rigging operations following a lifting plan.

Course Duration – 1 Day

Course Content Examination and Certification

- The role of the Rigger
- Introduction to lifting operations - relevant legislation and management of the hazards
- The principles of rigging
- Preparing for the lifting operation
- Carrying out the lifting operation
- Restoring the work area and post-operation responsibilities

  • Certification for `Rigging Awareness' will be issued on successful completion of the
    training programme. The validity of the certificate is two years.