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TLILIC0016 Licence to operate a Bridge and Gantry Crane CB


Outcome: Nationally recognised statement of attainment and a HRWL

Course Cost: POA, crane to be supplied by client


Course Duration: 4 days (experience, competency and class size dependent)


Location: Onsite statewide

Pre-requisites: Must be 18 years of age and possess very good language, literacy and numeracy skills.

What to bring: USI Number ( Biscuits, tea, coffee and drinks are provided. There are many takeaway food options nearby or feel free to bring your own lunch

PPE requirements: Hard hat, safety boots, long pants and Hi Vis short/long sleeve shirt

Course Description

  • plan for the work/task

  • prepare for the work/task

  • perform work/task

  • pack up.


This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate bridge cranes and gantry cranes safely. 

Bridge crane means a crane that:

  • consists of a bridge beam or beams, that are mounted to end carriages at each end, and

  • can travel along elevated runways, and

  • has one or more hoisting mechanisms arranged to traverse across the bridge.


Gantry crane means a crane that:

  • consists of a bridge beam or beams supported at one or both ends by legs mounted to end carriages, and

  • can travel on supporting surfaces or deck levels, whether fixed or not, and

  • has a crab with one or more hoisting units arranged to travel across the bridge


This unit applies to the activities of a person operating a bridge crane or gantry crane that is:

  • controlled from a permanent cabin or control station on the crane, or

  • remotely controlled and having more than three powered operations.


person performing this work is required to hold a bridge and gantry crane HRWL.

Statement of attainment issued by AOTA RTO #91463

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