AIMS AND OUTCOMES

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to perform slinging techniques, including the selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the directing of the crane operator in the movement of the load when the load is out of view of the crane/ operator for licensing purposes.

This course covers the scope of work to demonstrate competency in the application of slinging techniques, selection and inspection of lifting gear and/or the directing of the crane/ operator in the movement of the load.

This course is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Communication techniques in the workplace including whistles, hand signals and use of fixed channel two-way radios
  • Calculate rated capacity of lifting equipment
  • 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.
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation and measurement of loads
  • Basic knowledge of types of cranes and their functions
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice relevant to the full range of techniques for undertaking dogging activities
  • Load stability and safety factors in line with manufacturer’s specifications
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of control

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

  • Plan job
  • Select and inspect equipment
  • Prepare site and equipment
  • Perform task
  • Shut down job and clean up

OVERVIEW

PRE-REQUISITIES
There are no pre-requisites for this course

DURATION
5 Days

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS
8 Persons

CERTIFICATION

COURSE CODE: CPCCLDG3001A LICENCE TO PERFORM DOGGING

Trainwest will be the issuing RTO for the Statement of Attainment associated with this nationally recognised VET course. ATC Offshore provides Nationally Recognised Training under a Third-Party Provider Agreement on behalf of Trainwest (RTO Provider No. 51807).

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