A licence to perform high risk work is required if workers use or operate high risk work equipment or plant. Licences are valid in every Australian state and territory, enabling workers to operate high risk equipment under consistent standards throughout Australia.
The student will be trained to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer loads, mobile loads and shut down and secure the crane.
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a slewing mobile crane with a maximum rated capacity (MRC) over 100 tonnes, in accordance with all relevant legislative responsibilities. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a HRWL licence to operate this plant.
A person undertaking this unit must hold:
- a current National High-Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to perform dogging or a certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to perform dogging
- a current National HRWL to operate a Slewing Mobile crane (up to 100 Tonnes) or a certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to operate a Slewing Mobile crane (up to 100 Tonnes)
Slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that can be slewed, but does not include:
- a front-end loader or
- a backhoe or
- an excavator or
- other earth moving equipment, when configured for crane operation.
A person performing this work is required to hold a slewing mobile crane with an MRC over 100 tonnes HRWL.
This unit requires a person operating a slewing mobile crane with an MRC over 100 tonnes to:
- plan for the work/task
- prepare for the work/task
- perform work/task
- pack up
Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency.
This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.
The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit.
- Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age as per the requirements of the NAI Standards for Persons Performing High Risk Work
- Must be able to provide 100 points of ID
- Must hold a HRWL for DG (this does not have to be a WA licence, you may use an interstate licence. International licences are not permitted)
- Must hold a HRWL for C1 (this does not have to be a WA licence, you may use an interstate licence. International licences are not permitted)
5 day course
This training is delivered at our Welshpool and Bunbury Training Centres and onsite at the clients’ workplace on request. Each of the courses for the crane licences takes approximately 40 hours. Training times vary, depending of candidate’s experience.
This is a closed book assessment
On successful completion of the theory, calculations, and practical assessments; a Statement of Attainment will be issued for the unit of competency TLILIC0015 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (over 100 tonnes) and an application for a High Risk Work Licence (CO – Slewing Mobile Crane (>100 tonnes inc CN, CV, C2, C6, C1) will be sent to WorkSafe WA for processing.
An application for a High Risk Work Licence (CO – Slewing Mobile Crane over 100 tonnes) will be sent to WorkSafe WA for processing.
The price of this High Risk Work Licence course includes the WorkSafe High Risk Work Licence application fees and the photographs required.
Please refer to WA Skills Training Terms and Conditions available in the Student Handbook.
Please refer to WA Skills Training Cancellation Policy available in the Student Handbook.