Duration: 4 days training and 1 day assessment
Times: 7:00am – 3:00pm
Class size: 5 students
Pre-requisite: WH&S More Skills requires all applicants to hold a current Licence to Perform Dogging, as well as satisfactory demonstration of industry experience.
Assessment type: Theory and practical
Units of Competency
|Course Code||Course Name|
|TLILIC4009||Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)|
What is a Slewing Crane Licence?
According to SafeWork (QLD & NSW), a slewing mobile crane is defined as a mobile crane which incorporates a boom jib that can be rotated. It excludes front-end loader, back-hoe, excavator or other earth moving equipment when configured for crane operation.
The mobile slewing crane licence up to 60 tonnes allows the operation of mobile slewing cranes with a capacity of up to 60 tonnes. The licence encompasses the operation of non-slewing cranes and the vehicle loading cranes.
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a slewing mobile crane with a capacity up to 60 tonnes.
Slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that can be slewed, but does not include:
- a backhoe or
- an excavator or
- a front-end loader or
- other earth moving equipment, when configured for crane operation.
This unit applies to the activities of a person operating a slewing mobile crane with a capacity up to 60 tonnes that is a:
- non-slewing mobile crane with a capacity exceeding 3 tonnes
- reach stacker
- slewing mobile crane with a capacity of 60 tonnes or less
- vehicle loading crane with a capacity of 10 metre tonnes or more, excluding the application of load estimation and slinging techniques to move a load.
A person performing this work is required to hold a slewing mobile crane with a capacity up to 60 tonnes high risk work (HRW) licence.
This unit requires a person operating a slewing mobile crane with a capacity up to 60 tonnes crane to plan work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer load, mobile load and shut down and secure crane after operation.
Why Train with Us?
- Large variety of funding options available:
- CSQ Short Course
- BERT Training Fund
*Except where required by the state safe work regulator
- OHS legislation
- Risks and Hazards
- General inspection and preparation of work site requirements
- Set up crane
- Conduct routine checks
- Transfer load
- Travel crane
- Carry out multiple crane lifts
- Carry out operator maintenance
- Shut down and secure crane
Course Training & Outcomes
Training & Mandatory Assessment
With successful completion of the training applicants and mandatory assessment applicants will be issued with an assessment summary (AS1) and Statement of Attainment (SOA) for the Unit of Competency:
TLILIC4009 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)
Successful applicants will receive an assessment summary (AS1) from the accredited assessor and a Statement of Attainment from WH&S More Skills. Applicants need to complete the online application for a new Queensland HRW Licence on the Worksafe QLD website. This must be done within 60 days of successfully completing the practical assessment. The application fee is $91.50 and payable at the time of your application.
Students should retain their AS1 and proof of payment as evidence that they can lawfully perform work in the relevant class of High Risk, pending a decision on your application. Upon lodgement, enquiries regarding your application should be directed to Workplace Health and Safety QLD on phone 1300 369 915.
Training Requirements & What To Bring
- High Risk Work Licence assessments can only be undertaken at the age of 18 years or over
- All current High Risk Work Licences
- Logbooks recording high risk work hours under supervision (if available)
- Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required prior to course commencement – please bring number to course.
- Photo ID i.e. Queensland or Interstate Driver’s Licence or Passport
- Applicants will be required to have a basic knowledge and understanding of the English language
- PPE must be worn by students attending the course on all occasions. This includes steel cap boots, long pants, long sleeves, (high vis shirt if possible otherwise long sleeves with a high vis vest) and a safety hard hat. For dogging, rigging & scaffolding courses, students are required to bring gloves and safety glasses.
WH&S More Skills will provide whistles as well as the general training equipment, notes, logbook and training plans, calculators and pens.
The training facilities are comfortable air conditioned with modern training aids. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided as well as fridges and a microwave for participants to use. There are several takeaway lunch spots of good quality within a kilometre. Lunch is not provided with the training.
Students have direct access to all the necessary plant required for the relevant course i.e. Cranes, EWP, Forklifts and Scaffold.
The Construction Training Centre offers a free car park for all students and visitors, as well as a cafe onsite.
On-site Training & Group Bookings
We also offer onsite training as well as group booking options at our training facilities.
Onsite training and group bookings provide the advantage of being able to choose the course dates as it is suitable for you and your employees.
For more information contact us on (07) 3183 0000 or send an email enquiry.