This course aims to give participants the necessary skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently undertake dogging work in a range of working environments.

On completion, candidates will be able to competently undertake:

  • A range of slinging techniques;

  • Select and inspect lifting gear and equipment;

  • Direct crane operators in the safe movement and placement of loads including out of view of the crane operator.

The course also covers:

  • Applicable legislation and standards;

  • Risk management procedures relating to lifting operations;

  • Crane types,

  • Uses and characteristics;

  • Crane set up and other elements of crane and dogging operations.