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Courses Licence to perform dogging CPCCLDG3001

Licence to perform dogging CPCCLDG3001

Course Introduction

This course is designed to introduce trainees to the basic skills associated with the slinging and movement of loads with cranes. Students will be able to safely direct and position loads using various communication systems. The course covers regulations, safety requirements. types of cranes and their application in different industries.


All students studying nationally recognised training in Australia are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Click here to find your USI

There are no entry requirements for this qualification; however it is recommended that students have sufficient literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete the course.

Over 18 years.

Course content & delivery method

  • Planning the job
  • Selecting and inspecting equipment.
  • Preparing the site and equipment.
  • Performing the task.
  • The application of slinging techniques.
  • The selection and/or inspection of lifting gear.
  • The directing of a crane/hoist operator in the movement of a load when the load is out of the operator’s view.
  • Assessing the weight of a load.
  • Communicating with the crane operator in regards to the capabilities of the crane
  • Shutting down the job and cleaning up

Required Skills and Knowledge

Communication techniques in the workplace including whistles, hand signals and use of fixed channel two-way radios

  • Communication skills at a level sufficient to communicate with other site personnel
  • Calculate rated capacity of lifting equipment
  • Apply different methods for making temporary connections to loads using fibre and synthetic ropes
  • 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.

Duration / Flexibility

Training can be completed two ways

Full Course which includes Theory/Practical and Assessment for up to 5 days depending on experience.

After 1 day of Training the learners are put on a logbook to gain experience, with a planned further 2 or 3 days of training.

When the learner is competent the assessment will be booked.

Qualifications & Recognition

Statement of Attainment

Licence to perform dogging CPCCLDG3001


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Course Snapshot

Course Code: CPCCLDG3001

On-site: Onsite only


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