• Course Code
  • 0417SLEW20
  • Unit Code
  • TLILIC4009A
  • Course Type
  • Short Course; Accredited Course
  • Cost
  • Cost on Application 2019
  • Study mode
  • Part Time
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

Cranes work in a variety of settings where heavy loads are moved and transported.     Manufacturing plants, construction sites, mines and maritime ports employ crane operators, making this a useful qualification for people who want to work across a number of industries.

In this course you will develop the competencies necessary for safe work performance in crane operation activities.     You can learn how to conduct pre-operational checks, site/job planning, setting up the crane, shut down procedures and special operations to enable you to conduct  crane work to industry standards.

Course Dates


Enrolment into this course must be finalised 2 working days before the course commences

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be eligible to be assessed for a National Certificate of Competency.

Career Opportunities

This course will train you to undertake safe crane operation activities.     It's a great starting point for those looking to improve their employment prospects in this field, or for the student who would like to continue studying dogging or rigging activities

Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Entry Requirements

You must be at least 18 years old and have literacy and numeracy skills to a level that will allow you to perform the range of skills necessary to be a crane operator.


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

Cost on Application 2019

Materials Fees


Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

The Work Safety Centre is classified as a 'Construction Zone' so the student must wear safety footwear at all times.

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Course Structure

Course Modules


On completion of the learning component of the course, you will be assessed to the National High Risk Work Competency Standard.


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