• Course Code
  • 0417RIG1
  • Unit Code
  • CPCCLRG3001A
  • Course Type
  • Short Course; Accredited Course
  • Cost
  • $1500
  • Study mode
  • Part Time
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

There are two levels of tasks that are completed by Riggers; basic and intermediate. In this course, you’ll learn the entry-level skills required to work as a Rigger in construction sites, mines and maritime ports. This license is mandatory if you plan on carrying out any rigging work in Victoria and can be followed by the intermediate rigging license.

Gain additional training in movement of plant and equipment, erecting structural steel, using hoists, placing pre-cast concrete, using safety nets and static lines, and much more. This course will allow you to confidently and safely enter the industry of your choice as a Rigger.

A licence to perform High Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe Victoria. On successful completion of this course, you can apply to WorkSafe Victoria for a license to perform high risk work. There is a fee payable to WorkSafe for a High Risk Licence. For WorkSafe fees, please visit:  www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/high-risk-work-licence

Course Dates

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Enrolment into this course must be finalised 5 working days before the course commences

What to bring

The Work Safety Centre is classified as a 'Construction Zone' so the student must wear appropriate safety PPE at all times. As a minimum high visability clothing (shirt or vest) and steel cap safety boots must be worn at all times. In addition please ensure you bring a safety helmet and safety glasses for high risk tasks.

Students are required to arrive 15 minutes prior to commencement of training and also bring the following to meet WorkSafe Victoria licensing requirements:

  • Victorian Drivers Licence or proof of ID card
  • Passport or proof of Victorian Residence (Utilities bill or bank statement)
  • Dogging licence (DG)

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be eligible to be assessed for a National Certificate of Competency.

Career Opportunities

This course will train you to undertake safe rigging activities.     It's a great starting point for those looking to improve their employment prospects in this field, or for the student who would like to continue studying rigging or crane driving.

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Intermediate Rigging

Further Information

Entry Requirements

You must be at least 18 years old and have literacy and numeracy skills to a level that will allow you to perform the range of skills necessary to be a dogger.

Pre-requisites

Must hold a dogging licence (DG) to enrol in this course.

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

$1500

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

The Work Safety Centre is classified as a 'Construction Zone' so the student must wear appropriate safety PPE at all times. As a minimum high visability clothing (shirt or vest) and steel cap safety boots must be worn at all times. In addition please ensure you bring a safety helmet and safety glasses for high risk tasks.

Students are required to arrive 15 minutes prior to commencement of training and also bring the following to meet WorkSafe Victoria licensing requirements:

  • Victorian Drivers Licence or proof of ID card
  • Passport or proof of Victorian Residence (Utilities bill or bank statement)
  • Dogging licence (DG)

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Course Structure

Course Modules

Assessment

On completion of the learning component of the course, you will be assessed to the National High Risk Work Competency Standard.

Enquiry

Call 1300 133 717
8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday


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