TLILIC3007A – LICENCE TO OPERATE A PORTAL BOOM CRANE

AIMS AND OUTCOMES
This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to operate a portal boom crane mounted on a portal frame, which is supported on runways along which the crane may travel, for licensing purposes.

This course requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, transfer loads, mobile load and shut down and secure the 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
  • Transfer load
  • Mobile load
  • Shut down and secure crane

COURSE CONTENT

  • Operate a portal boom crane
  • Apply risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • Use and interpret crane manufacturer’s specifications and data,
  • Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation of loads
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures
  • Portal boom crane characteristics and capabilities
  • Rail and Track Systems, Inspections and emergency stoping procedures
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Rated capacity and working load limits
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the operation of the crane and equipment and adjustments required for correction

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
4 Days

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS
8 Persons