This course 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.
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.
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.
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.
Full Payment: This course can be paid upfront
Payment Plan: This course can be paid via a 25% deposit and the balance paid over 8 week payments. Payment Plan FAQ's
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Successful candidates will be eligible to apply to WorkSafe WA for their (DG) Dogging Licence. This is a High Risk Work (HRW) Licence
This course 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
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 while Worksafe WA process your application. This will expire 60 days from issue.
There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit
Trainees who successfully complete this unit of competency 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
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)
Are you interested in this course? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org 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.