Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

About This Course

TLILIC0013 – Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

Current – Release 2, 27 Sep 2019

Delivery Location(s)

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

  • Riverina Crane Services Pty Ltd 29-31 Moorong St, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

Course Duration

This program is delivered as a 4 day course.

Unit Descriptor

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a non-slewing mobile crane safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a HRWL licence to operate this plant.

A Slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that can be slewed, but does not include:

  • a front-end loader or
  • a backhoe or
  • an excavator or
  • other earth moving equipment, when configured for crane operation.

A person operating a slewing mobile crane with a capacity of more than 20 tonnes but less than 60 tonnes is required to hold a C6 High Risk Work Licence (HRWL). A C6 HRW Licence allows a person to operate cranes that would otherwise require the following HRW Licence classes: CN, CV and C2.

This unit requires a person operating a non-slewing mobile crane to:

  • plan for the work/task
  • prepare for the work/task
  • perform work/task
  • pack up

Pre-requisites and Licensing / Regulatory Information

There are no pre-requisites for this unit of competency. However 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.

Students must also hold a current High Risk Work Licence to Conduct Dogging.

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: $2,100

Smart and Skilled:

If you wish to apply and are eligible for funding through the NSW Smart and Skilled program, This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Upcoming Workshops

There are currently no course dates available.