Two-Day Training Programme: Introduction to Rigging Course

The comprehensive two-day training programme is an established course tailored specifically to entertainment rigging and practises, since it's inauguration the course has been well attended by industry practitioners from across the UK and Europe.

Eric Porter,experienced independent rigger, trainer, assessor and committee member for the PLASA National Rigging Certificate, leads the course being supported by Just Rigging & Inspections Scotland Ltd

Whether you are looking to acquire specific knowledge and expertise to use day-to-day, are in another industry role wanting to increase your understanding of the rigging sector or new to the industry needing a first step into the world of entertainment rigging, this course is sure to cover all your needs.

Topics covered include:

Regulations and Risk Assessment

Standards and Guidance

PPE Systems for Working at Height

Ropes and Knots

Inspection and Records

Lifting Principles - Basic Science, Angled Loads

Truss Assembly and Slinging / Floating

Bridle Work (Theory and Practical)

Bridle Analysis (Load Calculations)

Examples of Common Bad Practice

Rescue Plans

Chain Hoists, Rigging & De-Rigging

The content of the training provides some of the skills and knowledge required for the PLASA National Rigging Certificate (NRC). Participants receive a training booklet, relevant technical documentation and certificate of attendance on completion of the two days.

The course is priced at £550.00 (Ex VAT) per person, which includes, coffee, soft drinks, lunch & certificate of attendance

The course dates currently available are Thursday to Friday 11th & 12th October 2018.

To register your interest in attending and be sent further information, please call 0141 646 0499.

We are an accredited company for the following...

  • LTM
  • Certified Hoist Technician
  • Milos. Works Better.
  • Doughty
  • Serapid
  • Tractel
  • Mobiltechlifts
  • LEEA
  • ABTT
  • PSA
  • ISO 9001
  • SSIP

About Us

We work predominately within the entertainment and events industries to service, maintain, inspect and certify equipment that come under LOLER and PUWER regulations.

Our team of qualified engineers have a combined knowledge and experience of over 80 years within this unique industry.

Contact Us

Just Rigging & Inspections Scotland Ltd

Unit 105
25 Clydesmill Road
G32 8RE
United Kingdom

+44 (0)141 646 0499

Where to Find Us