Basic Capstan Hoist Principles

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There are many different types and designs of Capstan hoists that will be covered in this class along with their use and hazards associated with operating the various units. Topics covered include: Types of Hoists, Features, Ratings and Inspection, Rope Type and Braid, Block Size Ratio and Capacity, Rope Overlay Condition, Anchorages, Operating and Station Set-up, etc.

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*This course is discounted for NATE members.

Course Reviews:

Date Taken: 05/18/2017
Instructor(s): n/a

Student's Job Title: Field Engineer
Years of Experience: 2

The training met my expectations: Agree
The training objectives were clearly defined: Agree
The amount of material was appropriate for the time allotted: Agree
The instructor demonstrated knowledge of the material and came to class well prepared: Agree
The instructor communicated effectively: Agree
The training aids (handouts, visual aids, etc.) were useful: Agree
The course and class sessions were organized: Agree
The course objectives were achieved: Agree
Suitable facilities and equipment were provided: Agree
The class allowed for student participation/discussion: Agree
How could this training program be improved? in second 9 quiz, the word "too" was misspelled as "to"