This unit specifies the outcomes 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 unit 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 unit is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
The course is a 5 day course and covers:
- Requirements of a Dogger
- Identifying and managing hazards
- Assessing loads correctly
- Selecting the appropriate lifting gear and appropriate slinging methods
- Communications including hand and whistle signals
- Attaching and slinging loads using appropriate techniques. equipment and communications
- Clean up after job
The course runs for at least 5 days.
The first 2 days covers all the theoretical knowledge required to be a Dogger.
There are 2 days of practical training and the final day consists of written and performance assessments. Students found competent on completion of assessment are eligible to apply for a high risk work licence through Worksafe Queensland.
This licence is a pre-requisite to:
Course fees: Please contact AIT office.
The course fee is $1,500 per person however, if equipment hire is required, these fees may be incurred by the student.
Where students have access to the equipment required for training and assessment, course fees are reduced accordingly.
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