The Certificate III in Dogging (CPC30511) program offered by WH&S More Skills is designed for participants who have prior dogging experience in the construction industry or other related industries. The duration of the program is tailored to each individual student and is dependent on your prior learning experiences. Students with no previous dogging experience can expect to complete their qualification over the duration of up to 12 months.
What is Dogging?
Dogging work is the use of slinging techniques including the selection and inspection of lifting gear to safely sling a load, or the directing of a plant operator in the movement of a load when the load is out of the operator’s view. Slinging techniques is the exercising of judgement in relation to the suitability and condition of lifting gear and the method of slinging, by consideration of the nature of the load, its mass and its centre of gravity.
Units of Competency
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:
13 units of competency:
- 9 core units
- 4 elective units*
CORE UNITS OF COMPETENCY
|Course Code||Course Name|
|CPCCCM1012A||Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry|
|CPCCCM1013A||Plan and organise work|
|CPCCCM1014A||Conduct workplace communication|
|CPCCCM1015A||Carry out measurements and calculations|
|CPCCCM2001A||Read and interpret plans and specifications|
|CPCCCM3003A||Work safely around power sources, services and assets|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry|
|CPCCLDG3001A||Licence to perform dogging|
|CPCCSF3001A||Apply reinforcement schedule|
ELECTIVE UNITS OF COMPETENCY
WH&S More Skills offer the following units of competency for students to select when completing their qualification. Students can select four from the list below.
|Course Code||Course Name|
|CPCCCM2007B||Use explosive power tools|
|CPCCCM2008B||Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding|
|CPCCCM2010B||Work safely at heights|
|CPCCCM3001C||Operate elevated work platforms|
|CPCCDO2011A||Handle and use dogging tools and equipment|
|CPCCDO3012A||Perform crane scheduling|
|CPCCOHS2001A||Erect and dismantle basic scaffolding|
|TLILIC2001**||Licence to operate a forklift truck*|
*a maximum of one the four required elective units may be substituted by selecting relevant units of competency from any Certificate III or IV construction qualification or qualification in another endorsed Training Package*students can complete their Forklift licence on
**students can complete their Forklift licence on application, this will attract a higher course fee and can be discussed at the time of booking.
This qualification provides a trade outcome in dogging operations in the construction industry.
Occupational titles may include:
The qualification has core unit of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as a specialist field of work.
The construction industry strongly affirms that training and assessment leading to recognition of skills must be undertaken in a real or very closely simulated workplace environment and this qualification requires all units of competency to be delivered in this context.
The training facilities are comfortable air conditioned with modern training aids. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided as well as fridges and a microwave for participants to use. There are several takeaway lunch spots of good quality within a kilometre. Lunch is not provided with the training.
Students have direct access to all the necessary plant required for the relevant course i.e. Cranes, EWP, Forklifts and Scaffold.
The Construction Training Centre offers a free car park for all students and visitors, as well as a cafe onsite.
On-site Training & Group Bookings
We also offer onsite training as well as group booking options at our training facilities.
Onsite training and group bookings provide the advantage of being able to choose the course dates as it is suitable for you and your employees.
For more information contact us on (07) 3183 0000 or send an email enquiry.