The 6-hour course provides quality rigger and signalperson training, followed by both a written and a practical exam of the course materials. Upon successful completion of both exams, the student will receive a laminated wallet card stating that they have demonstrated the skills required by both federal OSHA and Cal/OSHA. This course is intended for workers who are working with equipment during lifting operations. Subjects to be covered include the components of rigging, rigging connections, inspection of rigging equipment, wire rope, slings, and hardware. The signalperson portion will include hand signals, voice communications, and basic crane operation. The safety standards and regulations are covered in both rigging and signalperson portions. This Qualified Rigger & Signalperson Program is in accordance with Federal OSHA and Cal/OSHA requirements set forth in OSHA 1926 on November 8, 2010.