Elevating Work Platform (EWP) aims to give participants the appropriate skills and knowledge to operate a mobile boom type elevated work platform (EWP) with a boom length over 11m.
The training and assessment includes practical hands-on skills including:
- planning and risk management;
- applicable legislations and standards;
- EWP types,
- characteristics and uses;
- maintenance and testing of the EWP;
- appropriate PPE;
- correct set up;
- safe and efficient operation techniques;
- Shut-down and stowage procedures and associated paperwork.
By completing this training and assessment you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment which is required to apply for the High Risk Work Licence class WP.
Verification of Competency
Elevating Work Platform (EWP) Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
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Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500, with the balance to be paid upon commencement of the course.
A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.
Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 700 080.
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Are you interested in Elevating Work Platform (EWP)? For more information about the course or how to apply, email email@example.com or call 08 8947 5050 or you can Apply Online.
Elevating Work Platform (EWP) Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
EWP Training is suitable for people working in and around elevated work platforms (EWP) for example: Riggers, Electricians; Welders; Fitters; T/A’s and any other role that requires work at height.
Training and assessment is conducted at the Site Skills Training facility 1 Campion Rd, East Arm, NT 0820. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.
Although there are no set training prerequisites, NT WorkSafe will only issue a High Risk Work Licence to persons who meet the following criteria:
- The person successfully completes an approved VET course (for the class of licence being sought) with a Registered Training Organisation
- The person MUST be a resident of the Northern Territory, or
- The person MUST provide a letter from their employer that they are a Fly In / Fly Out worker on a Mine Site in the Northern Territory
Failure to meet these criteria will result in the person NOT being issued with a High Risk Work Licence in the Northern Territory.
Applicants are only eligible to apply for a Work Safe NT Licence, once they are 18 years of age and have completed the final assessment. A High Risk Work (HRW) photographic licence is issued for a period of five (5) years starting on the date of issue of the first HRW licence class endorsed on the licence.
There is no recognition of prior learning for Elevating Work Platform (EWP)
Units of Competency
TLILIC2005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
Elevating Work Platforms are used across a range of industries including building and construction, horticulture, civil and resource industries
Elevating Work Platform (EWP) can be accredited towards the nationally recognised qualification TLI31710 Certificate III in Mobile Crane Operations, TLI41910 Certificate IV in Mobile Crane Operations Certificate IV in Mobile Crane Operations, and TLI21410 Certificate II in Stevedoring Certificate II in Stevedoring
Standard Course: 8