MNT-220 – Rigging and Moving

Credit Hours: 2.00

Course Description

This course covers the principles of safe rigging practices for handling, placing, installing, and moving heavy machinery and equipment. Topics include safety, weight and dimensional estimation, positioning of equipment slings, rollers, jacks, levers, dollies, ropes, chains, padding, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to safely relocate and set up equipment using accepted rigging practices.

Classroom Hours: 1.00

Lab/Shop Hours: 3.00

Clinical Hours: 0.00