TLILIC0005 Licence to Operate a Boom-Type Elevating Work Platform (Boom Length 11 Metres or More)


TLILIC0005 Licence to Operate a Boom-Type Elevating Work Platform (Boom Length 11 Metres or More)

The course relates to a unit which specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type Elevating Work Platform (EWP) where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements.

Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant. Boom-type elevating work platform means 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.

The unit of competence will see the student complete theory work and also participate in practical tasks operating the Elevating work platform in a work situation. The student will plan the work, setup and prepare to complete the work, carryout the work followed by packing up the machine and work area.


Course Delivery
The course will see the candidate attend the College for three days.
Day 1 and 2 will be theory and practical based.
Day 3 will be the Safework High Risk Licence assessment.

Please note the student will need to successfully complete Day one and Two to be allowed to progress through to the Safework Assessment.

Training will be completed by mixed mode delivery. This will include a combination of Classroom based Learning along with practical tasks completed at an alternative location that has the provision of Pallet racking and various Dynamic and Non Dynamic loads.

Practical tasks will be undertaken over the 3 days of training and assessment at the College. You will be asked to inspect the EWP and the worksite, then plan and carryout tasks as outlined in the training practical tasks. The pasticipant will be required to undertake risk assessments on equipment, worksite, work tasks to ensure that they meeting Regulations as well as fulfilling their own Duty of Care.

The EWP will need to be operated under varying conditions to show operator competence. These activities will run in various weather temperature fluctuations. Please ensure that you wear appropriate clothing including enclosed footwear.

Licencing and Regulations
Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency. This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.

The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit. Upon completion of two days of training with the RTO, the student will then undertake the mandated National Assessment Instrument (NAI) to obtain a High Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit. The High Risk work licence test is completed on the third day of the course.

This assessment is conducted by a Safework accredited assessor.

Entry Requirements
Participant must be 18 years and over to undertake the Safework assessment

Course Requirements
The participant will be required to supply evidence of identity (EOI) equal to 100 points on day 1 of training and on the assessment day (day 3).

EOI includes either a passport or birth certificate plus a photo I.D document e.g. driver's licence. All evidence of identity must be originals not copies.

WRCC can be contacted during office hours for further clarification. Griffith 69645334, Leeton 69533777.

Please note: there are specific language, literacy and numeracy requirements of some of the units in this course. In order to be deemed competent, participants must be able to:

• read and correctly interpret required documentation relevant to the EWP
• speak clearly and unambiguously in English
• explain, describe and verify sometimes complex needs and issues
• understand the permit requirements.

Writing is required to the level of completing workplace forms and producing any required reports. Numeracy is required to the level of being able to correctly differentiate between high and low pressures and temperatures, voltages or masses and compliance plate calculations.

Upon enrolment you will be asked to complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy assessment to determine your level of English along with Literacy, and Numeracy. If you have enrolled online a WRCC staff member will contact you to discuss this. If the student identifies as requiring assistance the College has a student support officer that can offer assistance prior to the course commencement to assist with your understanding.

If the College deems the applicant as have skill levels below what are required to complete the course, WRCC will provide guidance on what support service are available.

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