Dogging Training Perth

CPCCLDG3001A - Licence to perform dogging
Site Skills
Standard Course i5 Days$865
Package: Dogging & Basic Rigging (Dogging dates) i10 Days$1566
Dogging - Adv. Rigging i20 Days$3140
Dogging Training - Weekend Course i4 Days$865

Perth Dogging Training Availability

To apply for a course simply click on one of the available dates

Standard Course

5 Days | $865

The standard course includes training and assessment.

2015 2016
Package: Dogging & Basic Rigging (Dogging dates)

10 Days | $1566

This package includes the Dogging and Basic Rigging units, 5 Days per course. Courses may not run consecutively.

2015 2016
Dogging - Adv. Rigging

20 Days | $3140

This package includes Dogging and all Rigging (Basic - Advanced)

2015 2016
Dogging Training - Weekend Course

4 Days | $865

The weekend course is 4 days, running over 2 weekends.

  • October - 17
  • November - 14
  • December - 12

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact our facility on 08 6500 0114 or email for more information.

Voc can be provided for this course

Dogging Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.

Note a High Risk Work Licence fee of $84 applies above the course cost. This is directly payable to WorkSafe WA.

Course Overview

Dogging Training aims to give participants the necessary skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently undertake dogging work in a range of working environments.

On completion, candidates will be able to competently undertake

  • a range of slinging techniques;
  • select and inspect lifting gear and equipment;
  • direct crane operators in the safe movement and placement of loads including out of view of the crane operator.

The course also covers:

  • applicable legislations and standards;
  • risk management procedures relating to lifting operations;
  • crane types,
  • uses and characteristics;
  • crane set up and other elements of crane and dogging operations.

High Risk Licence prE-Learning™

For additional learning try our optional online High Risk Licence prE-Learning™ course. Topics included are:

  • Work Health and Safety Legislation
  • Duty of Care
  • Workplace Requirements and Safe Work practices
  • Managing Risk

High Risk Licence prE-Learning™ forms part of the High Risk Licence training and does not qualify you for the licence.

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Prerequisite Information

Participants must be aged 18 years and above in order to complete course and then be eligible to apply for WA High Risk Work Licence.

Course Delivery

Dogging (Licenced) training and assessment is conducted at the Site Skills Training facility 72-80 Belgravia St, Belmont, Perth 6104. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Course Times

Students should arrive at the Perth facility at 7.30am for a 8.00am start.

Units of Competency

CPCCLDG3001A - Licence to perform dogging

Verification of Competency

Dogging Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.

Payment Options

Full Payment: Dogging Training can be paid upfront

Payment Plan: Dogging Training can be paid via a 25% deposit and the balance paid over 8 week payments. Payment Plan FAQ's

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Qualification Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued. Successful candidates will also be eligible to apply to WorkSafe for their (DG) Dogging Licence. This is a High Risk Work (HRW) Licence.

Suitable For

Dogging Training is required by, and suitable for, those who intend to work with cranes of all varieties, and those who may require to dog loads with loadshifting equipment, within the Construction & Resource sectors

Licensing Regulation

Successful participants will be eligible to apply for their WA High Risk Work Licence with Worksafe WA. On successful completion of training you will be issued a ‘Notice of Assessment’ which acts as an Interim Licence. This will expire 60 days from date of issue. In this 60 day period you must lodge an application to Worksafe WA along with a copy of your notice of assessment, ID and Statement of attainment (all of which will be issued upon successful completion of training). Once Worksafe WA have processed and issued your High Risk Work Licence it is then valid for a period of five (5) years starting on the date of issue of the first HRW licence class endorsed on the licence.


There is no recognition of prior learning for Dogging Training.

Work Opportunities

Trainees who successfully complete Dogging Training and attain a licence are able to work in the civil or resource industries as a Dogger where the load is out of site of the crane/plant operator

Further Opportunities

A dogging licence is a prerequisite to enrolment in Licence to Perform Rigging basic level. It also forms part of a Certificate III in Dogging - CPC30511 through a process of Recognised Prior Learning (RPL)

Further Information

Are you interested in Dogging Training? For more information about the course or how to apply, email or call 08 6500 0114 or you can Apply Online.

Dogging Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.

RTO32531, TGA Unit Code CPCCLDG3001A

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