The Advanced Photon Source
a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility

APS Chainfall Hoist Training

How to Obtain Training
  1. You may use the chainfall hoists located in the experimental stations at the APS only with training from the APS and authorization from your Beamline host.
  2. The required training course for APS Chainfall Hoists is ESH436.  This is a web-based training course.  See the link below.
Helpful Information

If you need help lifting or moving heavy objects, the APS can provide the services of professional riggers. Ask your beamline host to make these arrangements for you.

Please contact the APS User Safety Program if you have any questions or can not access the internal links

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