Course Overview (Worksafe fee not included)
This face-to-face course provides students with the skills and knowledge to perform the duties of a dogger including, slinging techniques, selecting and inspecting lifting gear and directing the crane operator during load movement.
On successful completion, students can apply for a high risk work licence through WorkSafe WA.
Units of Competency
Language, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements
Extra Value and Information for You
By the end of this course students will be able to:
Identify hazards associated with dogging tasks and equipment
Control hazards associated with dogging tasks and equipment
Assess the load and select appropriate tools and equipment
Select and inspect tools and equipment (including communication equipment)
Communicate using hand signals
Identify and use appropriate slinging method
Use bends, knots and hitches
Identify and work within the confines of legislation and organisational policies and