This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge 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.
This course requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer loads, mobile loads, 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.
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
Use and interpret crane manufacturer’s specifications and data
Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures
Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation and measurement of loads
WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice relevant to the range of processes for the crane class
Ability to read and comprehend manufacturer’s instructions, procedures and safety signs
Understanding of crane characteristics and capabilities (including use of load charts) to allow the configuration of the crane to suit the range of loads
Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures for conducting operations for the crane class
Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
Conduct routine checks
Shut down and secure crane
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
COURSE CODE: TLILIC0040 – LICENCE TO OPERATE A NON-SLEWING MOBILE CRANE (GREATER THAN 3 TONNES CAPACITY) Note: TLILIC0018 has been superseded by TLILIC0040.
Trainwest will be the issuing RTO for the Statement of Attainment associated with this nationally recognised VET course. ATC Offshore provides Nationally Recognised Training under a Third-Party Provider Agreement on behalf of Trainwest (RTO Provider No. 51807).