Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) (EWP)

TLILIC2005 – Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

This unit is nationally accredited and specifies the outcomes required to operate a boom type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) for licensing purposes, and involves the operation of 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 to perform work. The 11 metre boom length shall be taken to mean the greater of the following:

  • The vertical distance from the floor of the platform to the surface supporting the elevating work platform with the platform at its maximum height; or
  • The nominal reach, measured horizontally from the centre point of rotation to the outer edge of the platform in its most extended position.

There are no pre-requisite units for this course

Delivery Mode
Face to face

Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details 

Individual bookings:

  • Where: Cockburn Central or Welshpool
  • Duration: 1 day experienced or 2 days inexperienced
  • Time: 7.30am to 4.00pm

Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Relevant Australian Standards
  • Legislation and Regulations
  • OH&S policy
  • Codes of Practice
  • Designs and functions of EWP equipment
  • Specific safety requirements
  • Site hazards
  • Emergency situations
  • Plan work
  • Pre-operational checks
  • Set up, operate and shut down EWP

Upon Completion

On successful completion you will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and a 60 day interim certificate. WorkSafe WA will post out your High Risk License which covers you Australia wide.
The statement of attainment will be issued by Consolidated Training Service RTO 5739 or Equipsafe RTO 0846.


Please call 94178888 or email to book or enquire about this course.