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CPCCLHS3001 Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist HP 


Outcome: Nationally recognised statement of attainment and a HRWL

Course Cost: 

$630.00 pp in Hobart (if not funded by Keystone)

$680.00 pp in Hobart (60% funded by Keystone if eligible)

$720.00 pp in Launceston/Devonport (60% funded by Keystone if eligible)

Please enquire about group booking rates

Course Duration: 2 days (experience, competency and class size dependent)


Location: Onsite or offsite, statewide

Pre-requisites: Must be 18 years of age and possess 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

  • Introduction to the WHS Act 2012, COP and A/S

  • Risk assessment/Hierachy of control

  • Detailed theory component

  • Calculations and communications

  • Hoist pre-start inspection and fault identification

  • Select and prepare equipment

  • Intensive practical component

  • Conduct Hoist operations

  • Emergency procedures

  • Hoist shut down and post-operational inspection


Application of the Unit

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a personnel and materials hoist, that is, a cantilever or tower hoist or several winches configured to operate as a hoist intended to carry goods, materials or people.

Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.

A licence is obtained after competence is assessed under applicable Commonwealth, state or territory work health and safety (WHS) regulations.

Statement of attainment issued by Talented Training RTO #45144

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