This course is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills to plan, prepare & complete basic rigging work as prescribed by the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. On completion of this course, participants will be able to prepare rigging equipment; erect structural steel; use a safety harness; outline responsibilities and work safely at heights.
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- Duty of care requirements, relevant sections of the OHS Regulations and Australian Standards
- Safely plan and conduct basic rigging duties
- Have a full understanding of most common types of FSWR and their particular applications
- Set up winches, sheaves and purchases for FSWR and fibre rope
Identify and correctly operate:
- Rigging appliances (spreader bars, chain blocks, and cum-a-longs)
- Anchorages and fittings
- Steel erection
- Cantilevered crane-loading platforms
- Erection of material hoists
- Industrial safety nets
- Safety nets and static lines
Be proficient in:
- Handling pre-cast concrete. (Not tilt up panels)
- Plan reading
- Use of PPE
Pre-Requisite unit: CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
Participants must be at least 18 years of age and can use the English language at a level that enables the safe performance of rigging as specified in the competency standards.
Successful completion of the assessment requirements will provide participants with a statement of attainment issued by STES (RTO Code 50091) for CPCCLRG3001A – Licence to perform rigging basic level.