2019 Advanced Rigging Principles Training Courses

OSHA Susan Harwood Training Grant 2019 Advanced Rigging Principles Training Courses

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Windsor, Ct

Hosted by NATE

Welcome to the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) worker training course registration page!

Throughout 2019, NATE will be hosting twelve (12) Advanced Rigging Principles Training sessions throughout the country. The Advanced Rigging Principles Courses will be offered free of charge to industry employees and employers due to a Susan Harwood Training Grant (SH-05018-SH8) from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor.

The Advanced Rigging Principles curriculum will be tailored specifically to the communication tower industry and include detailed instruction on advanced industry rigging principles workers need to know such as synthetic rope, rope inspection, rigging forces and lift systems, and communication and execution of hoisting operations per the ANSI/ASSE 10.48 Standard. The training is organized into six sections that include the following subject topics:

• Section 1: Introduction to NATE and OSHA

• Section 2: State of the Industry

• Section 3: Primary Regulations, Codes, Standards, and Policies

• Section 4: Synthetic Rope

• Section 5: Rigging Forces and Lift Systems

• Section 6: Hoisting Operations, Execution and Communication

The course will also include information regarding employee and employer rights and responsibilities under the OSH Act of 1970, whistleblower complaint procedures and protection provisions.

Interested participants should complete the accompanying Advanced Rigging Principles Training registration forms below for the training location in their respective regions of the country.

Advanced Rigging Principles Training Course – Event Registration

Date Details Status
Monday, February 4, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas 76051
Registration Closed
Friday, February 15, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EST
Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
250 Market Street
Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801
Registration Closed
Monday, March 4, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EST
Embassy Suites Buffalo/Downtown
200 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, New York 14202
Registration Closed
Friday, March 22, 2019 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. PDT
Fairfield Inn & Suites Tustin Orange County
15011 Newport Ave
Tustin, California 92780
Registration Closed
Thursday, April 18, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MST
Hilton Phoenix Airport Hotel
2435 S 47th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85034
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Monday, April 29, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
US Cargo Control
202 Blue Creek Drive
Urbana, Iowa 52345
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Friday, May 17, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT
Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Innsbrook
4050 Cox Road
Glen Allen, Virginia 23060
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Thursday, June 13, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
Hilton New Orleans Airport
901 Airline Drive
Kenner, Louisiana 70062
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Monday, July 15, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. PDT
Hyatt House Seattle/Bellevue
3244 139th Ave SE
Bellevue, Washington 98005
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Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch
315 Chestnut St
St Louis, Missouri 63102
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Friday, August 23, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
ENSA Access & Rescue
727 East Veterans Way
Mukwonago, Wisconsin 53149
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Monday, September 16, 2019

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT
Sheraton Needham Hotel
100 Cabot Street
Needham, Massachusetts 02494

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