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Licence to Operate a Boom - Type Elevating Work Platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

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  • Duration3 Days
  • Competency

    TLILIC0005 - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

  • Locations

    Townsville
    Onsite
    Gold Coast

Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) for licensing purposes, and involves the operation of a telescoping device, hinged device, or articulated device or any combination of these used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated to perform work.

This course requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up elevating work platform, operate elevating work platform and shut down and secure elevating work platform.

This course is based on the requirements of the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.

This course is offered by WorkSafe Connect to corporate clients for a group of students. We do not currently offer this course to individuals as part of our public course offering.

CSQ Funding Options Available

You may be eligible to receive CSQ funding for this course if you are a worker or an apprentice / trainee in the building and construction industry:

  • Workers (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $523.00
  • Apprentices & Trainees (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $653.75 (fully subsidised; no additional cost)

For full details on eligibility, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

Performance Criteria

  • Plan work
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Set up elevating work platform
  • Operate elevating work platform
  • Shut down and secure elevating work platform

Course Outline

  • Understanding of elevating work platform operations and operating techniques
  • Assess ground conditions to confirm that the site is suitable (e.g. firm, level and safe) to extend and travel the elevating work platform
  • Complete the positioning, stabilising, set up of elevating work platforms, including the use of outriggers/stabilisers and packing
  • Operate mobile elevating work platform using best mobile practice
  • Use communication skills at a level sufficient to communicate with other site personnel
  • Operate and control an elevating work platform including all functions to their maximum extension within the safe working (rated) capacity
  • Apply risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • Use and interpret manufacturer's specifications and data
  • Identify problems and equipment faults and where practicable demonstrate appropriate response procedures
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation of loads
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Ability to read and comprehend manufacturer's instructions, procedures and safety signs
  • Emergency procedures and safety equipment
  • Understanding of organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the process and with equipment and adjustments required for correction
  • Accurately record and maintain information relating to elevating work platform operations

Locations

Townsville

327 Bayswater Road
Garbutt
Townsville
QLD 4814

Brisbane

Gate 2, Building 1
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Gold Coast

1 Habana Street
Helensvale
Queensland 4212



Course ID: 470 - Licence to Operate a Boom - Type Elevating Work Platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

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