This course 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 the High Risk 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.
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
For further information about onsite training for this course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact us on 1300 700 080 or 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.
There are no prerequisites to this operator's licence, however. Participants will not be able to apply for the HRW Licence until they are 18 years old. It is recommended that a person attains their working at heights qualification prior to undertaking this course.
Applicants will only be eligible to apply for a Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) (QLD Students only), Worksafe WA (WA Students only), or Work Safe NT (NT Students only) Licence, once they have completed the final assessment and been deemed competent. You need to be at least 18 years of age before you can be issued with a High Risk Work Licence from the state regulatory body.
There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit
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
This unit 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