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.
- Plan job
- Select and inspect equipment
- Set up task
- Erect structures and plant
- Dismantle structures and plant
- 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.
What is a Unique Student Identifier (USI)?
If you're studying nationally recognised training in Australia from 1 January 2015, you are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).
Your USI links to an online account that contains all your training records and results that you have completed from 1 January 2015 onwards and without this number we cannot issue you your statement of attainment.
If you do not already have a USI please click on the following link to create one.
It is a straight forward process to complete this online and you will require a Driver's Licence, Medicare Card, Australian Passport or Birth Certificate to proceed.
BrisbaneBuilding, Room 1.02 - Evans Deakin Room
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Townsville28-30 Bowen Road
WorkSafe Connect delivers remote and onsite training, assessment and verification of competencies for high risk and industrial courses.