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Licence to Perform Dogging

Licence to Perform Dogging

  • Duration5 Days
  • Competency

    CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging

  • Locations

    Gold Coast

  • $1,200.00

Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to perform slinging techniques, including the selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the directing of the crane operator in the movement of the load when the load is out of view of the crane/ operator for licensing purposes.

This course covers the scope of work to demonstrate competency in the application of slinging techniques, selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the directing of the crane/ operator in the movement of the load.

This course is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

This course is offered by WorkSafe Connect to employer groups at their site or as a public course offering at Helensvale, Gold Coast.

CSQ Funding Options Available

WorkSafe Connect is a proud recipient of Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding for the 2019/2020 General Construction Short Course Program as well as the Apprentice Advance Plus Short Course Program.

You may be eligible to receive CSQ subsidised or fully funded training courses if you are an existing worker in the building and construction industry. If eligible under the General Construction Short Course program, the cost of this training is $600.00 per person after CSQ funding of $600.00 is applied. If eligible for the Apprentice Advance Plus program, the training is fully funded by CSQ.

For full details on eligibility, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

Performance Criteria

  • Plan job
  • Select and inspect equipment
  • Prepare site and equipment
  • Perform task
  • Shutdown job and clean up

Course Outline

  • Communication techniques in the workplace including whistles, hand signals and use of fixed channel two-way radios
  • Calculate rated capacity of lifting equipment
  • Ability to interpret rated capacity and working load limit tags
  • Hazard identification and control
  • Slinging techniques
  • Selection and inspection of lifting equipment
  • Directing crane operators in the moving of loads in a safe manner, using a slewing crane
  • Inspection and care of a wide range of lifting equipment to appropriate Australian Standards and/or manufacturer's specifications.
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation and measurement of loads
  • Basic knowledge of types of cranes and their functions
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice relevant to the full range of techniques for undertaking dogging activities
  • Load stability and safety factors in line with manufacturer's specifications
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of control



327 Bayswater Road
QLD 4814


Gate 2, Building 1
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Gold Coast

1 Habana Street
Queensland 4212

Course ID: 536 - Licence to Perform Dogging