Licence to Operate a Non-Slewing Mobile Crane (Greater than 3 tonnes capacity) - WA Only
4 Days (Minimum numbers apply for training to take place)
This course is designed for those individuals that are 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.
Language, literacy and numeracy are required to complete calculations in the workplace and complete workplace documentation.
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.
- Accurately record and maintain information relating to crane operations
- Use communication techniques in the workplace including whistles, hand signals and use of two-way radios
- Use communication skills at a level sufficient to communicate with other site personnel
- Assessment of ground conditions to confirm that the site is suitable (e.g. firm, level and safe) to operate crane
- Operate crane including all functions to their maximum extension in the lifting and moving of loads to the safe working rated capacity in conjunction with other associated personnel
- Mobile loads using best mobile practice
- Apply risk assessment and hazard control strategies, including hierarchy of control as applied to the positioning and safe operation of the crane (particular awareness of the risks associated with overhead powerlines/electrical cables, ground conditions, crane tipping and demolition sites)
- Use and interpret crane manufacturer's specifications and data, including load charts to enable the crane to be configured for the load
Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response
Unit of Competency
TLILIC3006 Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)
The course assessment is based on the requirements of the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
Students will be assessed on practical activities and a written assessment
This course is delivered at Blackwoods training centres nationally and customer sites via PowerPoint presentations, audio-visual material, individual and group activities and practical applications which simulate real working environments.
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