Elevating Work Platform

 

TLILIC2005  Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more)  – Duration 1 Day plus pre-work.

(A Learner’s Workbook must be completed prior to the course in order to meet the course nominal hours.  The Learner’s Guide & Workbook will be sent to you electronically at the time of enrolment).

Pre-requisites:  Nil

Unit descriptor
This unit TLILIC2005  Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more) 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:
(a) 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
(b) The nominal reach, measured horizontally from the centre point of rotation to the outer edge of the platform in its most extended position.

 

 

Element

Performance Criteria

1.

Plan work

1.1

Potential workplace hazards are identified.

1.2

Hazard control measures are identified consistent with appropriate standards to ensure the safety of personnel and equipment.

1.3

Elevating work platform is appropriate for the task.

1.4

Appropriate communication methods are identified.

2.

Conduct routine checks.

2.1

Service logbook for elevating work platform is checked for compliance.

2.2

Elevating work platform is visually checked for any defects or damage according to procedures.

2.3

Routine pre-operational checks are carried out according to procedures.

2.4

Safety equipment is inspected according to procedures.

2.5

Elevating work platform is accessed in a safe manner.

2.6

Fit safety equipment and secure to platform according to procedures.

2.7

All controls are located and identified.

2.8

Elevating work platform is started according to procedures.

2.9

All safety devices are identified and tested according to procedures.

2.10

Post-start operational checks are carried out according to procedures.

2.11

All communication equipment is checked (where applicable).

2.12

All defects and damage are reported and recorded in according to procedures, and appropriate action is taken.

3.

Set up elevating work platform.

3.1

 Ground suitability is inspected and checked.

3.2

Elevating work platform is driven to or located at work area according to procedures (where applicable).

3.3

Elevating work platform is positioned for work application and stability according to procedures.

3.4

Appropriate hazard prevention/control measures are applied to the work area according to procedures

3.5

Work gear and tools are stowed and secured

4.

Operate elevating work platform.

4.1

Elevating work platform is operated using all relevant plant movements according to procedures and the appropriate standards.

4.2

Elevating work platform is mobiled using best mobile practice and appropriate procedures.

4.3

Elevated working platform operations are monitored constantly ensuring safety of personnel and stability.

4.4

Unplanned and/or unsafe situations are responded to in line with procedures.

5.

Shut down and secure elevating work platform.

5.1

Elevating work platform is lowered and stowed according to procedures.

5.2

All relevant motion locks and brakes are applied (where applicable).

5.3

Safety equipment is disconnected from platform.

5.4

Egress from elevated work platform is conducted according to procedures.

5.5

Outriggers/stabilisers are stowed and secured according to procedures (where applicable).

5.6

Plates or packing are stowed and secured (where applicable).

5.7

Elevating work platform is shut down according to procedures.

5.8

Routine post-operational checks are carried out according to procedures.

5.9

All defects and damage are reported and recorded according to procedures, and appropriate action is taken.

 

 

 

 

 

        

 

 

Worksafe Code
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Course & Licence Description
Elevating Work Platform
TTLILIC2005A Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more) This unit is based on the requirements of the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work. This unit in its current form meets state and territory licensing requirements.
Hours to Complete