Basic Lifting

This interactive training unit is designed to familiarize trainees with the proper use of devices designed to lift and move loads. After completing this unit, trainees should be able to describe how to use a simple block and tackle, a compound block and tackle, a hoist, a jack, a winch, a turnbuckle, and a load leveler. They should also be able to describe the effects of sling angles and hitch patterns on a sling’s lifting ability.



Duration: 2 hours