Licence to Operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
Application of the Unit
This unit requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up elevating work platform, operate elevating work platform and shut down and secure elevating work platform. This unit is based on the requirements of the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. This unit in its current form meets state and territory licensing requirements. Any alteration will result in a unit which is not acceptable to regulators for the purpose of licensing.
What role does this unit of competency suit?
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type elevating work platform where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more.
Boom-type elevating work platform means a telescoping device, hinged device, or articulated device, or any combination of these, used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated.
A person performing this work is required to hold a boom-type elevating work platform high risk work (HRW) licence.
This unit requires a person operating a boom-type elevating work platform to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up elevating work platform, operate elevating work platform, and shut down and secure elevating work platform.
How is the course offered?
The qualification is available by first completing knowledge training then doing work experience under a qualified licences supervisor. You must log all work completed on the elevating work platform in your log book. The assessor must check and verify the workplace training prior to you completing the final assessment.
What is covered in the course?
The unit of competency comprises 5 elements of study.
The full list of elements (including training package rules) are available by following the link: http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/tlilic2005
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Where is the training delivered?
Training can be undertaken on site at your workplace or at the A1 Group Training’s training facility conveniently located in Toowoomba.
Who is the trainer?
The course trainer and assessor for this qualification is highly experienced industry professional and A1 Group Training Director, Mr Danny McCartin. See the below link for a brief introduction to Danny and his experience in the industry. Click the back arrow to come back to this page when you are finished checking the information.
Legislative, regulatory and certification requirements.
This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations, HRW and meets Commonwealth, state and territory HRW licensing requirements.
Relevant information must be sourced prior to undertaking the unit. Contact A1 Group Training for further information or to enrol.
How much does it cost?
$750.00 in total covers the cost of the training and assessment for the unit of competency. A high risk licence application fee is applicable for successful participants. Contact A1 Group Training for full details.