Cranes and Hoists

 

 

 
Licence to Operate a Non-slewing Crane CN TLILIC0008
(greater than 3 tonnes capacity)

 

Outcome: Nationally recognised statement of attainment and a HRWL

 

Course Duration: 3-4 days (experience, competency and class size dependent)

 

Location: Onsite or offsite, statewide

Pre-requisites: A current Dogging HRWL, must be 18 years of age and possess very good language, literacy and numeracy skills

What to bring: USI Number (https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi). Biscuits, tea, coffee and drinks are provided. There are many takeaway food options nearby or feel free to bring your own lunch

PPE requirements: Safety boots, long pants and Hi Vis short/long sleeve shirt

Course Description

  • Introduction to the WHS Act 2012, COPS’s and A/S

  • Risk assessment/Hierachy of control

  • Detailed theory component

  • Calculations and communications

  • Crane siting and setup

  • Crane pre-start inspection and fault identification

  • Plan and prepare for work

  • Intensive practical component

  • Safely navigate site hazards

  • Conduct various lifting tasks

  • Crane shut down and post-operational inspection

Unit Descriptor

This unit specifies the outcomes required to operate a mobile crane of greater than 3 tonnes capacity that incorporates a boom or jib which includes articulated type mobile cranes and locomotive cranes, but does not include vehicle tow trucks, for licensing purposes.

 

Application of the Unit

This unit requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer loads, mobile loads, and shut down and secure the crane.

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.

Statement of attainment issued by AOTA RTO #91463

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