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Basic Capstan Hoist Principles

The Capstan Hoist has become one of the main tools used for lifting material while working on Communications Structures. There are many types and designs of Capstan hoists that will be covered in this course along with their use and the hazards associated with operating the various units. Some of the chapters covered in this course include Types of Hoists; Anchorages; Features, Ratings and Inspections; Electrical Requirements; Rope Type, Braid and Inspection; Block Size Ratio and Capacity; Operating and Station Setup; and Rope Overlap Condition.

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Ericsson Region North American set out to build a first class internal training program to expand self-perform capabilities, we desired to work with experts to provide consulting and collaboration. In the Tower Maintenance and Delivery space, we selected eSystem Training Solutions and Gordon Lyman after interviewing several industry leaders. As our program expands, eSystems continues to be a partner in this endeavor which is a key advancement for our business in North America. Ericsson offers employees best in class career growth opportunities and set the bar high for our Internal Safety program. The program developed encompasses six weeks of Safety and Technical expertise, with partners like eSystem Training Solutions, the program allows Ericsson to deliver on self-perform capabilities and changes the industry's landscape."

Bill Flint, VP Field Engineering and Head of National Field Operations Support