CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging


This course includes training to perform dogging, involving slinging techniques, selecting and inspecting lifting gear and directing of the crane operator in the movement of the load when the load is out of view of the crane operator.


Course Fees:
Upon enrolment, participants (or their employer) will be invoiced the course fees.  Course fees may be paid upon enrolment, and must be finalised prior to course commencement, unless an account is established with alternative payment arrangements.
Where course fees are greater than $1,500.00, no more than $1,200.00 is due prior to course commencement.  The balance is due upon completion of training, unless an account is established with alternative payment arrangements.

Target Audience:

This courses is intended for any person who is required to undertake dogging operations as part of their duties.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify and understand the relevant workplace health and safety legislation, standards and codes of practice.
  • Communicate in the workplace.
  • Identify the job task.
  • Use the hierarchy of controls to identify potential hazards and implement control measures.
  • Identify the types of lifting equipment and slinging techniques, understanding their limitations and performance in varying conditions.
  • Identify the types of cranes and their functions.
  • Calculate load weights using formulas.
  • Calculate and interpret rated capacity of lifting equipment.
  • Select and secure tag-lines to loads using bends and hitches.
  • Use the correct slinging techniques to move loads.
  • Apply different methods for making temporary connections to loads using fibre and synthetic ropes.
  • Direct crane operators in the movement of loads using hand signals, whistle signals and 2-way radio.
  • Shut down, clean up and store equipment appropriately.

Learning Methods:

Delivery option 1: 5-day face-to-face training sessions and final assessment. Delivery length may vary dependent on client needs.
Delivery option 2: Initial enrolment, induction and logbook issue to learn while operating under the supervision of a licenced operator at your workplace, and final assessment. Onsite delivery available. (Enquire below for more details about option 2)

Successful completion of the unit of competency requires sufficient evidence of onsite or face-to-face training and a competent result for the closed-book knowledge assessments and practical assessment.

Program Benefits:

  • Participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion of the unit of competency.
  • Successful participants will also receive an AS1 (Assessment Summary Form), which is required to apply for your High Risk Work Licence with Workplace Health and Safety. Visit www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/ for more information.


Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging 29 April - 3 May 2019 08:00 am - 04:00 pm 46-48 Croft Cres, Harristown Qld 4350 0 $1,565.00
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging 10 - 14 June 2019 08:00 am - 04:00 pm 46-48 Croft Cres, Harristown Qld 4350 3 $1,565.00