TLILIC0012 – LICENCE TO OPERATE A VEHICLE LOADING CRANE (CAPACITY 10 METRE TONNES AND ABOVE)

AIMS AND OUTCOMES
This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to operate a vehicle loading crane with a capacity of 10 metre tonnes or more, mounted on a vehicle for the principle purpose of loading and unloading such a vehicle, including the application of load estimation and slinging techniques to move a load, for licensing purposes.
This course requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer loads and shut down and secure crane. This course is based on the requirements of the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

  • Plan work
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Setup Crane
  • Transfer load
  • Shut down and secure crane

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Operate a vehicle loading crane
  • Apply risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Use and interpret crane manufacturer’s specifications and data
  • Use of lifting equipment and basic slinging techniques suitable for the loads to be loaded/unloaded as defined by workplace procedures
  • Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation of loads
  • Assessment of ground conditions
  • Awareness of the boom/jib movements
  • Use of lifting equipment and basic slinging techniques suitable for the loads to be loaded/unloaded as defined by workplace procedures
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Typical routine problems encountered with equipment and adjustments required for correction
  • Crane characteristics and capabilities

CERTIFICATION
A Statement of Attainment and Notice of Assessment will be issued upon successful completion in accordance with RTO partnership agreement

Overview:

PRE-REQUISITIES
It is recommended that candidates are trained and competent in Rigging and Slinging operations, and have logged hours in crane operation.

DURATION
5 Days

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS
8 Persons