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 $950.00 per person.
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