Construction Rodeo: Competent Person Rigging Inspection - Cedar Rapids


  • Mar 08, 2024 08:00 AM – 12:00 PM


  • Hawkeye Downs
  • 4400 6th St. SW
  • Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Fee Type of Fee
$199 /Person - MBI Members
$249 /Person - Non-Members

Presenters: Kurt Fiddelke, Construction Safety Specialists, Inc. - Waterloo, IA | Kim Hodne, Construction Safety Specialists, Inc - West Des Moines, IA 

This 4-hour Rigging & Inspection course is designed to provide participants with a competent person level of knowledge of rigging gear inspection, proper rigging procedures, and load control using typical rigging techniques. Classroom interactive, and problem-solving workshops. All hook rigging devices will be discussed; i.e. shackles, spreader bars, etc. Load weight calculations and center of gravity will also be covered. Participants will come out of this course with a better understanding and competency in effectively inspecting rigging equipment, and assessing the overall competent of a lifting operation. 


  • Rigging Introduction 
  • Rigging Inspection 
  • Rigging Selection 
  • Load Handling Theory 


Master Builder Designation: Safety - 3 credits | Leadership - 1 credit