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Licence to Operate Slewing Crane (Up to 60 tonnes)

  • Price$1,750.00
  • Duration5 Days
  • Competency

    TLILIC0013 - Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

  • Locations

    Gold Coast

Course Overview

This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes) for licensing purposes. It encompasses the requirement for the up to 20 tonnes licence.

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.

Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a High Risk Work Licence to operate this plant. A student must successfully complete the National Assessment Instrument (NAI) (which is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit) and be issued with an AS1.

This course is offered by WorkSafe Connect to employer groups at their site.

Course Entry Requirements

WorkSafe Connect requires that a person undertaking this unit must hold a current National High-Risk Work Licence (HRWL) or a certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to perform dogging.

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 $1,338.00 (gap payable of $412)
  • Apprentices & Trainees (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $1,672.50 (fully subsidised; no additional cost)

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

Performance Criteria

  • Plan work
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Set up crane
  • Transfer load
  • Mobile load
  • Shut down and secure crane

Course Outline

  • Operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60t capacity) for the lifting and moving of loads to the safe working rated capacity in conjunction with other associated personnel
  • Apply risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • Use and interpret crane manufacturer's specifications and data, including load charts, to enable the crane to be configured for the load
  • 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 full range of processes for the crane class
  • Mobile slewing crane characteristics and capabilities 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
  • Rated capacity and working load limits (including use of crane load charts)
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the process and with equipment and adjustments required for correction



327 Bayswater Road
QLD 4814


Gate 1, Building 4 – Entry 5
Construction Training Centre
460-492 Beaudesert Road
Salisbury, Brisbane
QLD 4107

Course ID: 516 - Licence to Operate Slewing Crane (Up to 60 tonnes)