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FTI 1157 ETCP Hoist and Rigging 03212022 – Canceled
March 21 @ 8:00 am - March 24 @ 5:00 pm EDT
4-day hands-on training in entertainment rigging fundamentals and the use and maintenance of electric chain hoist motors. This training will encompass rigging terms, loads, design factors, hardware and wire rope use and inspection. Additionally, a review of fall protection, ropes and knots, varieties, inspection, calculations of truss and convention center rigging basics, as well as use and study of electricity of a hoist (in accordance with AMSE B30.16 and ANSI E1.6-2 safety standards); and the use and maintenance of chain motors used in arena, tradeshow and theater settings. The purpose of this training is to provide necessary skills and knowledge for the tradeshow worker to build upon experiences on the field of work to be successful on the ETCP exam. The course is being offered for riggers with experience in arena, theater and general entertainment venues.