The following reference materials are used by NCCCO’s Rigger Program Management Committee to
verify the accuracy of CCO test questions. Prices listed below are current as of posting time.
NCCCO Rigger Reference Manual (03/14)
Download a free PDF of the NCCCO Rigger Reference Manual
This manual was created to assist candidates preparing to take the NCCCO rigger certification examinations. The information contained in this manual has been compiled from partial sections of ASME B30 standards (with written permission) and the prevailing OSHA regulations for rigging practices. The Rigger Reference Manual includes the full NCCCO Rigger Reference Booklet (below). Partial relevant sections from the following selected standards are also included:
- ASME B30.5 - 2011: Mobile and Locomotive Cranes
- ASME B30.10 - 2009: Hooks
- ASME B30.20 - 2010: Below-the-Hook Lifting Devices
- OSHA 1910.184: Slings
- OSHA 1926.251: Rigging Equipment for Material Handling
- OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart CC Cranes & Derricks in Construction
NCCCO Rigger Reference Booklet (04/14)
Download a free PDF of the NCCCO Rigger Reference Booklet
This booklet includes rigging hardware, sling, load block, and other capacity information that may be used in CCO rigger certification exams.
ASME B30.9 (2011) - Slings $85.00
ASME B30.26 (2010) - Rigging Hardware $45.00
Order by Internet: http://catalog.asme.org/
Order by mail:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
22 Law Drive, Box 2900
Fairfield, NJ 07007
Payments accepted: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner’s Club, check
IPT’s Crane and Rigging Training Manual (2005) $38.50
Order by Internet: http://www.iptbooks.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=42&Itemid=71
Order by Mail:
IPT Publishing and Training Ltd.
P.O. Box 9590
Edmonton, Alberta, T6E 5X2 Canada
Payments accepted: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, check, money order
Rigging for Ironworkers Reference Manual (2013) $30.00
This manual can be purchased by calling the Ironworkers National Training Fund at 202-383-4870.
Payment accepted: credit card only
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor Code of Federal Regulations, Part 1910.184—Slings; Part 1926.251—Rigging Equipment for Material Handling; Part 1926 - Subpart CC—Cranes & Derricks in Construction
Order by Internet: http://www.osha.gov/
All of the above OSHA standards are included in the NCCCO Rigger Reference Manual.