Basic Arena/ Theatre
8 - 24 hours
About the Course
This course meets the accepted practices in Safety, Health, and Environmental Training (ANSI/ASSE Z490.1) and OSHA 29 CFR 1910 General Industry and 1926 Construction, Fall Protection Standards.
Course Duration: 8 – 24 hours
1 Instructor: 10 Maximum participants
Technical Rider – Rigging Design or Drawing from touring production
Theatre grid layout if at a residential showroom
Work method (assessing and identifying the risk associated with rigging at specific venues and what to do in case of equipment failure)
Note: take weather into consideration if rigging outside
Health and Safety – First aid, emergency evacuation, ambulance, hospital
Venue Engineer – review drawings & weights hanging over head per point
Rescue (Chain of Command & assignment per riggers responsibility – includes equipment and personal) DON’T WORK WITH OUT A RESCUE PLAN!!
Chalk marks – Learn to read!
Ground Rigger Duties: Hardware and general safety for both High and Ground Rigger
High Rigger Duties
All GST instructors are Nevada state certified.