Licence to Perform Dogging
Under Work Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) current regulations, a licence is required for high-risk work, which includes a Dogger – DG WHSQ issued high risk work licence. Nationally recognised training that will get you site ready for a range of crane operator roles that involve selecting the lifting gear and estimating load weight. You will Learn how to safely 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.
Upon successful completion of this course candidates will be provided with the relevant documentation to apply directly to WHSQ to attain their dogman licence.
Units of Competency
On successful completion of this program, participants will receive the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for:
- CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
Who needs Perform Dogging Training?
A Dogman licence is required by, and suitable for, those who intend to work with cranes of all varieties, and those who may require to dog loads with load shifting equipment, within the Construction & Resource sectors.
Participants are responsible for completing the application for the HRW Licence which can be found on the WorkSafe Qld website.
Application: After successful completion, participants need to apply for their licence within 60 days with WHSQ
Renewal: Five (5) year expiry as required by WHSQ
ASTRA use various assessment methods and techniques, including skill and knowledge assessments as an essential step to ensure you progress through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying and training with ASTRA, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and in some cases through recognition of prior learning.
Before commencing any course, ASTRA recommends you consult your doctor to determine any limitations with conducting practical demonstrations if applicable. There may be multiple tasks that require manual handling of materials and equipment. If you are unsure about your capabilities, please contact the ASTRA team for further assistance and to determine the support services in place to assist your training experience.