Rigger Initial Training

Description of the course
Course objective
The aim and objectives of the Rigger Initial Training Programme are to provide the learner 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 contents
Rigger training course covers the following topics:

UNIT 1 – The Role of the Rigger and an Introduction to Lifting Operations
  • The role of the Rigger
  • Introduction to lifting operations – relevant legislation and management of the hazards

UNIT 2 – Rigging and Lifting Operations
  • The principles of rigging and lifting
  • How to prepare for the lifting operation

UNIT 2 – Rigging and Lifting Operations (Practical)
  • Preparation for Lifting Operations
  • Carrying out the lifting operation
  • Restoring the work area and post-operation responsibilities

Exercise 1 Lift Plan 1 Electro Motor (free access - floor 1)
Exercise 2 Lift Plan 2 Lifting Box (free access - floor 1)
Exercise 3 Lift Plan 3 Straight Pipe (free access - floor 1)
Exercise 4 Lift Plan 4 T-Shape Pipe (free access - floor 1)
Exercise 5 Lift Plan 5 Electro Motor (through obstacle – floor 1 and 2)
Exercise 6 Lift Plan 6 Straight Pipe (through obstacle – floor 1 and 2)
Exercise 7 Lift Plan 7 T shape and Straight Pipes (through obstacle – floor 1 and 2)
Exercise 8 Lift Plan 8 Valve (through obstacle – floor 1 and 2)

Duration of the training course
The duration of Rigger Initial Training Module is 3 days.
Price – 650 EUR per person.
Certificate validity
Certificate is valid 2 years.
Delegate prerequisites
  • Trainees wishing to enter this course should be medically fit and capable of fully participating;
  • Possess an employing company approved medical certificate equivalent to an offshore medical certificate.
  • Undergo medical screening by completing an appropriate medical screening form
Target group
The target group for Rigger Initial Training Standard is personnel who have had little or no training and/or experience in rigging and lifting operations and wish to gain an Industry-recognised introductory certificate in rigging and lifting operations prior to undertaking further supervised workplace training.
Course limitations:
  • The maximum number of learners for the Rigger Initial training programme is 8.
  • There is a minimum of 2 participants to constitute team, when undertaking practical exercises.
Riga, Latvia

Novikontas Energy
Training approaches and equipment:
  • Theoretical tasks with presentations and visualizations;
  • Group workshops;
  • Case studies;
  • Practical exercises in workshops;
  • Practical exercises using real-life equipment;
  • Professional instructors with industry experience.
Check the course days on our calendar
You might also be interested in following courses:
Contact us