License is very important nowadays as it is one of the needed requirements in getting a job. This is also true when you apply for different crane operator roles; you need to have a dogging license or a crane license. Before you can do so, you need to undergo dogging training. The training will be done in five consecutive days, and you will be tested after the training. The assessments will be done in two parts, the theoretical and the practical exam. After passing the exams, you will now have your dogging license and you will then be ready to apply to any crane operator roles.
Here is the outline of the course of your training.
1. Overview of the entire training.
First of all, you will be given the overview of the training that you will be doing for five days. You should listen to the overview so that you can prepare yourselves in the training. Also, the overview is very important because you can plan ahead your course of actions on the training for you to be sure that you will be getting your dogging license at the end of the training. Take down notes on the overview of the entire training so that you can be on track on the next topic on your training.
2. Health and safety measures.
The health and safety measure topic on the dogging training that you will undergo is very important in obtaining the dogging license that you want to obtain. Crane operator roles are all risky and dangerous jobs that is why the safety measures is one of the topics that need to be tackled during the training. It is an important factor in getting a dogging license and it is important for the trainees to be able understand and remember all the health and safety measures that will be discussed during the training. They also need to show and demonstrate the health and safety measures during the practical exam that will be given to them.
3. Proper attire should be worn.
The attire of the crane operator will also be assessed because there is proper attire that needs to be worn during the training and in the actual job. This will also be checked during the assessments as it is one factor in getting a dogging license. The operator is not allowed to operate the crane machine is he is not in his proper attire because safety should be prioritized and the crane operator should freely move in his attire. He should wear a hard hat, high visibility vest and boots. He should also not wear shorts but pants instead.
4. Should be able to pass the assessments that will be given.
As mentioned above, there are two assessments that will be given after the training. The first one will be theoretical and in the written form. The trainee should be able to answer the questions properly and clearly. The next part would be the practical exam in which the trainee will be demonstrating all his learning in the use of crane machine.