Overview

This boom-type elevating work platform course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to be able to operate a boom-type elevating work platform with a boom length of 11 metres or more for the high risk work licence class WP. A boom-type elevating work platform can include a telescoping device, hinged device, articulated device or any combination of these to support a platform.

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Planning and risk management
  • Applicable legislation and standards
  • Elevating work platform types, characteristics and uses
  • Inspection, maintenance and testing
  • Appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Safe and efficient operation techniques
  • Spotting
  • Shut-down and stowage procedures and associated paperwork.

As this course covers two (2) units of competency, please note that classes may not run consecutively. Participants must achieve competency in the following order:

  1. RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights
  2. TLILIC0005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

Training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

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This course is suitable for those working with and around elevated work platforms where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more where personnel, equipment or materials are being elevated on a platform. A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

Participants must be over eighteen (18) years of age to undertake the mandated national assessment instrument

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency will be issued:

RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights
TLILIC0005 Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

Competence in this unit does not in itself result in a licence. Participants are only eligible to apply for a High Risk Work Licence in the specific state or territory where they have:

  • Completed their training, and
  • Are eighteen (18) years of age, and
  • Have completed the minimum logbook hours or training record, and
  • Have passed the mandated national assessment instrument, and
  • Have met any other state or territory work health and safety (WHS) criteria.

A licensing fee is payable to the relevant state or territory jurisdiction for those students wishing to apply for a High Risk Work Licence (class WP).

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West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

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North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

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Darwin Facility

1 Campion Road, East Arm
Darwin NT 0822

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Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Rob Smart

Regional Sales Manager

Gladstone Facility of Site Skills Training

Gladstone Facility

17-19 South Tree Drive,
South Trees, Gladstone QLD 4680

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

We have worked with the best in the industry.

We work with companies who view industrial training as more than just a means to maintain compliance, it’s an opportunity to improve efficiency, improve safety and avoid down-time.

Industry Partner for Site Skills Training -BHP
Industry Partner-Conoco Phillips
Industry Partner-Oil Search
Industry Partner- Origin
Site Skills Training Industry Partner-Rio Tinto
Industry Training Partner- Santos
Industry Training Partner- Urban Utilities Queensland