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.
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a slewing mobile crane with a Maximum Rated Capacity (MRC) up to 60 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
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 up to 60 tonnes HRWL.
This unit requires a person operating a slewing mobile crane with an MRC up to 60 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
- All Students must have basic English reading and writing skills and interpreters are not allowed in this course as per NAI Assessment Guidelines for Persons Performing High Risk Work
- Sound maths skills are essential to be able to complete this training as a large component of the theory assessment involves maths
- Students who may require additional support are encouraged to inform WA Skills Training staff prior to commencing the course
- Must provide 100 points of ID
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 TLILIC0013 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane up to 60 tonnes, and an application for a High Risk Work Licence (C6 – up to 60 tonnes) will be sent to WorkSafe WA for processing.
An application for a High Risk Work Licence (C6) will be sent to WorkSafe WA for processing. The price of this course includes the WorkSafe High Risk Work Licence application fees and the photographs required.
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