This course covers the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a non-slewing mobile crane.
Non-slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that cannot be slewed, and includes:
- An articulated mobile crane
- A locomotive crane
This does not include vehicle tow trucks.
This unit applies to the activities of a person operating a non-slewing crane with a capacity exceeding 3 tonnes.
A person performing this work is required to hold a non-slewing mobile crane high risk work (HRW) licence.
Assessment for High Risk Work (HRW) licences is undertaken by an accredited assessor approved by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland.
- Plan and prepare for non-slewing crane operations
- Interpret and apply crane operation documentation
- Identify and address potential risks and hazards
- Implement control measures
- Pre-start, start-up, park-up and shut-down procedures
- Operate non-slewing crane
- Pick, carry and place loads
- Perform multiple crane lift
- Operate in accordance with Australian Standards, manufacturer’s instructions and site requirements
- Perform crane operator maintenance
This unit is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
This training is conducted under agreement with MyneSight Pty Ltd RTO #31900.