MOB_CRANE - Licence to Operate a Non-Slewing Mobile Crane

Training Plan
Licence to Operate a Non-Slewing Mobile Crane Apply

This course specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a non-slewing mobile crane with a Maximum Rated Capacity (MRC) exceeding 3 tonnes safely, in accordance with all relevant legislative responsibilities. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a High Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant.

A person undertaking this unit must hold a current National HRWL to perform dogging or a current certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to perform dogging that has been issued by, or on behalf of a WHS Regulator.


This course will provide participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to plan the work, conduct routine checks, set up crane, transfer loads, mobile loads, and shut down and secure the crane.

COST: $1,400.00 per participant plus Worksafe Fees - (Students are required to submit their licence to perform high risk work application directly to WorkSafe).

WorkSafe Licence Fee is $100.00 for a new licence or $78.50 to add a new class to an existing licence, to be paid directly to WorkSafe.

For group or company bookings please contact us for an obligation free quote.


The course will be conducted over 4 Days
Pre-reading is required prior to commencing the course.

Entry Requirements

Photo ID must be presented on arrival at the training premises.

Participants must be 18 years of age.

WorkSafe considers that to assist in ensuring safety at the workplace, and to comply with Regulation 6.20(2)(d) of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 requirements, applicants for a High Risk Work Licence must have sufficient knowledge of the English language to communicate orally with other workers and where appropriate be able to read and understand:

- Safety signs at workplaces.
- Operator manuals in the case of plant such as, for example, fork-lift trucks, work platforms and cranes
- Load charts and/or compliance plates in the case of plant as exampled above.
- Assembly instructions and drawings associated with rigging and scaffolding work.
- Job Hazard Analysis (JHAs) .

In undertaking the written component of the Assessment Instrument, WorkSafe does not permit, under any circumstances, an interpreter to be used and requires that applicants attempt the written examination in their own hand. Being able to write answers to the written questions is an essential means of demonstrating to the assessor that they can read the English language. However, when marking written assessments, Assessors can seek verbal clarification/enhancement of questions not fully answered.

WorkSafe also wishes to confirm that all written assessments for High Risk Work Licenses must be "closed book".

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.

Participants who are deemed competent will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by RIKLAN Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994) under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Trainer/Assessor with strong knowledge of relevant Legislation, Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.

Materials or Equipment Required

Participants must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking Nationally recognised training, you will need a USI in order to receive your Qualification or Statement of Attainment for this training program.

Units of Competence
TLILIC0008 Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)

© 2020 • Riklan Emergency Management Services • RTO No: 51994