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Licence to Operate a Tower Crane

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  • Price$2,450.00
  • Duration5 Days
  • Competency

    CPCCLTC4001A - Licence to operate a tower crane

  • Locations

    Onsite
    Gold Coast

Course Overview

This course specifies the outcomes required to operate a tower crane for licensing purposes, and covers a jib or boom/job crane mounted on a tower structure, demountable or permanent, including both horizontal and luffing jib types. This course does not cover self-erecting tower cranes.

This course requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, transfer loads and shut down and secure the crane. This unit requires the operator to plan the work, conduct routine checks, transfer 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.

WorkSafe Connect offers this course to employer groups at their site or as a public course offering at Helensvale, Gold Coast.

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 $1,463.00 (gab payable of $987)
  • Apprentices & Trainees (employed or unemployed) - CSQ funding of $1,828.75 (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
  • Transfer load
  • Shut down and secure crane

Course Outline

  • Operation of a tower crane for the lifting and moving of loads
  • Risk assessment and hazard control strategies
  • Use and interpretation of crane manufacturer's specifications and data
  • Verifying problems and equipment faults and demonstrating appropriate response procedures
  • Ability to read and comprehend manufacturer's instructions, procedures and safety signs
  • Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation of loads
  • WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice relevant to the full range of processes for the crane class
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures for conducting operations for the crane class
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Tower crane characteristics and capabilities to allow the operation of the crane to suit the range of loads
  • Rated capacity and working load limits (including use of crane load charts)
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the operation of the crane and equipment and adjustments required for correction.

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: 526 - Licence to Operate a Tower Crane

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