Licence to Perform Rigging - Basic Level

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
Construction and Safety Centre
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 10 sessions
Course Cost
From $451.
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)
8.00am - 4.00pm

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone: 1300 133 717

Course Overview

GippsTAFE offers accredited and recognised training across two levels of Rigging: Basic and Intermediate.  A Rigging licence is mandatory in Victoria when carrying out rigging duties on any worksite in Victoria.

The Basic course is the first step towards a career as a rigger. Basic Rigging combines the skills of a dogger with additional training which enables the safe erection of steel work and the use of lifting gear to shift large items of plant.

Qualifications And Recognition

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

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Employment Prospects

  • Rigger

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and have successfully completed a dogger course or its deemed equivalent.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Assessment is competency based under National Competency Standards.

Opportunities For Further Study

  • Intermediate Rigging

Course Times

10 Sessions, Monday to Friday
18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 August
10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 November