Slewing Mobile Crane – up to 60T


Slewing Mobile Crane – up to 60T
Unit Code: Unit Name:
TLILIC4009 Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

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Jan 7 2019 - Jan 11 2019
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Feb 4 2019 - Feb 8 2019
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Mar 4 2019 - Mar 8 2019
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About this course

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.

Course Topics:

  • OHS legislation
  • Risks and Hazards
  • General inspection and preparation of work site requirements
  • PPE
  • 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)

Core Units of Competency

Course Code
Course Name
Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

Core/Elective Units

Licence Application

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 $94.70 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.

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.

Why train with us?

  • Large variety of funding options available:
    • CSQ Short Course
    • BERT Training Fund
  • We do not cancel courses due to low numbers*
  • We include RII units
  • Extensive range of plant equipment
  • Tax deduction for accredited training

*Except where required by the state safe work regulator 


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.

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We provide a range of funding options.

We service the construction, manufacturing, defence, transport, energy and mining industries, providing formal training and assessment, refresher courses and verifications of competency as well as on-site and off-site training solutions.