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Dogging Course (DG)

Dogging covers the application of slinging techniques including the selection and inspection of lifting gear, and also covers the directing of crane or hoist operators in the movement of loads, including when loads are out of sight of the Crane Driver.  Participants must be over 18 years of age.

Training Provided via:  Your Licence Pty Ltd

Location:  Major Capital cities, onsite or contact us for course details in your location

Dates:  Flexible to suit

Duration:  5 Days

Price:  $1,200 inc GST
Cribhut Premium members enquire here for your 10% discount


Assessment Methods

Delivered via face-to-face training at our training centre in Tullamarine, VIC – or on your work site Australia-wide (if suitable).

Unit Description

CPCCLDG3001A – Licence to perform dogging
The course is competency based, and successful applicants who attain the necessary competence may be eligible to apply for the issue of a WorkSafe Licence.

The course is aligned to the Competency Standards contained within National Training Packages, and assessment is against the national Standard and Assessment Instrument, which are accepted in all states and territories.

Elements and Performance Criteria

Course Content – Theory

  • Acts and Regulations
  • Personal safety equipment
  • Rule of Thumb Formulas
  • Slinging and Safe Working Loads
  • Calculating areas, volumes and weights
  • Identification, inspection, handling, storage and maintenance of lifting gear
  • Basic mobile crane operations
  • Communication systems
  • Slinging and handling loads

Practical Exercises

  • Fibre ropes – knots and splicing
  • Lifting gear inspection, identification, handling and storage
  • Site and job planning
  • Correct slinging techniques
  • Whistle and Hand Signals
  • Slinging, lifting, moving and placing loads using whistle and hand signals
    when in full view and out of sight of the crane operator.

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We are able to offer you the above course thanks to our mates at Your Licence.

Cribut has a partnership for nationally accredited training with Your Licence Pty Ltd.  This provides us with a means to direct you to enrol in blue collar courses around Australia with a team that we trust.

We choose to partner with Your Licence as the Directors themselves have industry experience, family in the industry and are down to earth, good honest people.  Your Licence have also kindly provided Cribhut Premium Members with a 10% discount on all courses when you enrol through a form via this page.