Licence to Operate an Elevating Work Platform

Duration

2 days

Schedule

Please refer to the dates tab on our website for upcoming dates or 'Register your Interest' to be notified of more upcoming dates as they are published.

NOTE: You must complete a compulsory pre-training review and language, literacy and numeracy quiz (PTR/LLN) before attending class.

Portland Courses - please call our friendly team on 1300648911 for full details on dates, costs and how to enrol.

Prerequisites

Enrolment Requirements:

- You must complete a compulsory pre-training review and language, literacy and numeracy quiz (PTR/LLN) before attending class.

Prior to your enrolment a PTR/LLN review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete the pre-training review before class will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.

- You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to enrol in an accredited course. You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

- Photo identification (including your date of birth) must be provided at the training

- Participants must be 18 years of age or over.

PLEASE NOTE: As of July 1st, 2018 all high risk course enrolments must be completed 4 business days prior to the start of the course in order to adhere to new WorkSafe guidelines. If you have not enrolled by this deadline you will be unable to attend the course on that date.

PDF Download

SWTAFE_ShortCourse_Brochure_Licence to Operate an Elevating work Platform.pdf

What You Learn

How to responsibly and safely operate an elevating work platform (with a boom length of 11 metres or more.

What You Get

Practical and theoretical training in the safe operation of a boom-type elevating work platform, including locating, setting up, operating and shutting down the plant.

Upon successful completion of assessment, you will be issued with a WorkSafe Notice of Assessment, to enable you to apply for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work for Boom-Type Elevating Work Platform (Class WP).

$60 is required and payable to Australia Post for issue of the WorkSafe Licence to Perform High Risk Work.

You’ll also receive credit and certification for the following unit from MEM40105 - Certificate IV in Engineering:

TLILIC2005A - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Two passport photographs (one for the assessor and one for your WorkSafe application).

Dress Code

Attire appropriate to working in a trade environment (including solid rubber soled footwear - not runners).

Description

PRACTICAL ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM SKILLS

Gain a licence to operate elevating work platforms

In this course you’ll gain practical and theoretical training in the safe operation of a boom-type elevating work platform. The training will include locating, setting up, operating and shutting down the plant.

Content

  • Regulations and operator responsibilities
  • Elevating work platform pre-operational safety checks and maintenance
  • Demonstrate set up, operation and shut down of machine
  • Emergency descent procedures
  • Post-operational checks

Pre-training Review

You must complete a compulsory pre-training review before attending class.

Prior to your enrolment a pre-training review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.

Portland Courses 

For further information regarding dates, enrolment, costs and accredited units delivered, please contact our Customer Service Centre on 1300 648 911 and ask to speak to our Portland Customer Service Team.

Accreditation

Upon successful completion of assessment, you will be issued with a WorkSafe Notice of Assessment, to enable you to apply for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work for Boom-Type Elevating Work Platform (Class WP).

$60 is required and payable to Australia Post for issue of the WorkSafe Licence to Perform High Risk Work.

Upon successful completion, you’ll also receive credit and certification for the following unit from MEM40105 - Certificate IV in Engineering:

TLILIC2005A - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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