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Licence to Perform Rigging (Basic)

  • Price$1,750.00
  • Duration5 Days
  • Competency

    CPCCLRG3001A - Licence to perform rigging basic level

  • Locations

    Gold Coast

Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to perform basic rigging work associated with movement of plant and equipment, steel erections, hoists (including mast climbing hoists), placement of pre-cast concrete, safety nets and static lines, perimeter safety screens and shutters; and cantilever crane loading platforms for licensing purposes.

This course requires the applicant to be able plan the work, select and inspect equipment, set up task, erect structures and plant and dismantle structures and plant.

Please note that this course has a pre-requisite requirement that participants hold the unit CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging or holding a valid licence for dogging. Participants will have to provide a copy of their Statement of Attainment or their High-Risk licence as evidence.

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

You may be eligible to receive CSQ funding for this course if you are a worker or an apprentice / trainee in the building and construction industry:

  • Workers (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $1,237.00 (gap payable of $513)
  • Apprentices & Trainees (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $1,546.25 (fully subsidised; no additional cost)

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

Performance Criteria

  • Plan job
  • Select and inspect equipment
  • Set up task
  • Erect structures and plant
  • Dismantle structures and plant

Course Outline

  • Calculate Safe Working Load (SWL) and Working Load Limit (WLL)
  • Ability to erect and dismantle, level, plumb and stabilise associated plant and structures
  • Ability to work safely at heights including the correct application of safety equipment.
  • Accurate interpretation of basic structural charts and structural plans (site information)
  • Correct application and use of all rigging and associated equipment
  • Risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response.
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation and measurement of loads
  • Knowledge of the types and functions of rigging, safety and associated equipment including an understanding of their limitations.
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures for rigging
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice for undertaking rigging activities
  • Understanding of inspection and maintenance requirements of a wide range of appropriate plant and equipment in line with Australian Standards or manufacturer's specifications
  • Estimation of ground bearing pressures of the full range of soil types and associated ground conditions for setting up plant and equipment.



327 Bayswater Road
QLD 4814


Gate 1, Building 4 – Entry 5
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Course ID: 541 - Licence to Perform Rigging (Basic)