TactiLearning exhibited its Model Rigging Training Kits as part of the Product Information Exhibition at the AWRF Fall General Meeting October 22-25 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The exhibit included TactiLearning's new Load Cell Model Rigging Training Kit, featuring two working digital model load cells and classroom curriculum designed for classroom instruction by an experienced rigger to demonstrate the effects of sling angle on sling tension and the loads on hardware.
TactiLearning hosted a hands-on training session and workshop challenges at the NACB 2017 Lift & Load Handling Training Expo in Orlando, FL October 16-19. Roger "Skip" Ohman presented a general session on the utility of hands-on training using TactiLearning's NACB Model Rigging Training Kit. Gregory Kane hosted follow-up challenge workshops for breakout groups featuring the model rigging kits. The participants were asked to rig a series of five rigging scenarios safely given the materials and specifications provided. The event also celebrated the launch of the NACB Model Rigging Training Kit available via their online store.
Roger Ohman discusses the principles behind effective rigging training and how hands-on training fits in: Review Fundamentals Present Challenges Learners Use Model Kit Class Discusses Solutons Classroom Quiz & Discussion Read the full article here.
TactiLearning and the trend towards Hands-On Training were featured in Crane Network's Crane & Lifting News in July. Roger "Skip" Ohman discussed the advantages of hands-on training and provided an interactive rigging quiz for the reader. Read the full article here.
TactiLearning ran an all-Assembly workshop on techniques for 'hands-on' training at the ACRP General Assembly May 10th in Tulalip, Washington. Participants were grouped into teams and equipped with TactiLearning Model Rigging Training Kits to face 10 rigging challenges designed by renowned industry expert Roger "Skip" Ohman to demonstrate a hands-on approach to rigging training.