The following modules/unit standards are done during training:


Basic Training


Identify and coil ropes

Operate oxy-acetylene cutting equipment

Perform Basic Arc welding

Whip and seize ropes

Worm, parcel and serve a rope

Tie knots and bends

Tie hitches

Check and use ladders

Erect temporary work platforms

Splice manila rope

Splice wire rope

Reeve blocks (1)

Hints for riggers


Advance Training


Check and maintain lifting equipment and rigging hardware

Lift and move equipment

Splice a non-spin wire rope

Erect and use a tripod

Erect and use an “A” frame

Erect and use a raised pole

Reeve blocks (2)

Inspect and identify faults in winding ropes

Prepare a hoist rope test specimen

Inspect a safety detaching hook

Examine and use overhead cranes

Winch a load into a tower



Final Training


During Final Training, learners receive intensive training to prepare them for the Trade Test. Training during this period includes all modules/unit standards trained in during the Basic, Advanced training phases.

For more information and specific modules/unit standards, please feel free to contact CTC's engineering (administration) Department.

Any part of the course can also be done as per client specification.