Licence to operate a personnel and materials hoist

About This Course

CPCCLHS3001 – Licence to operate a personnel and materials hoist

Current – Release 1, 27 Nov 2020

Delivery Location(s)

Face-to-Face training will be conducted At Ironbark Training facilities. Specifically:

  • 15 Moorong St, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

Course Duration

This program is delivered as a 3 day course. If additional training days are required these can be purchased at a rate of $300 per day.

Unit Descriptor

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a personnel and materials hoist, that is, a cantilever or tower hoist or several winches configured to operate as a hoist intended to carry goods, materials or people.

Completion of the general construction induction training program, specified in the Safe Work Australia model Code of Practice: Construction Work, is required by anyone carrying out construction work. Achievement of CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry meets this requirement.

Competence in this unit does not in itself result in a licence. A licence is obtained after competence is assessed under applicable Commonwealth, state or territory work health and safety (WHS) regulations.

This unit requires a person to:

  • Plan task
  • Select and prepare equipment
  • Conduct hoist operations
  • Shut down and secure hoist

Pre-requisites and Licensing / Regulatory Information

Students must be able to complete the National Assessment Instrument in accordance with the instructions and assessment requirements for that instrument. In particular, learners must have sufficient English language to complete the assessment without the use of an interpreter, assistant or any reference materials.

Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency.

This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.

The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit.

Resources To Be Provided by Student


Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Restrictions: Please note, you must be 18+ years of age for this course.

Cost: $750.00

Upcoming Workshops

There are currently no course dates available.