A Vehicle Loading Crane (CV or Hiab) licence is a must have for anyone who enjoys operating a vehicle mounted crane. With this licence you have a chance to work in the transport and logistics industry or in mining and construction. With access to a vehicle loading crane at our facility you are assured to get plenty of hands on experience.
We have a passionate trainer, who enjoys sharing his 30 years experience in the field with his students. Your training experience will be of the highest quality in a friendly and open setting.
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TLILIC0012 – Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)
You will be taught the necessary skills to plan, prepare and complete Vechile Loading Crane work as prescribed by the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work . This will include;
Compliance with OH&S licensing legislation.
Communicate and work safely with others in the work area.
Assessment of ground conditions to confirm that the site is suitable (e.g. firm, level and safe) to operate the vehicle loading crane.
Risk assessment and hazard control strategies, including hierarchy of control as applied to the positioning and safe operation of the vehicle loading crane (particular awareness of the risks associated with overhead powerlines/electrical cables, ground conditions, wind, pedestrians and tipping).
Set up, position stabilise and operate a vehicle loading crane including all functions to their maximum extension in the loading and unloading of loads to the safe working rated capacity.
Move loads from the vehicle to the ground and/or ground to the vehicle as described in the endorsed assessment tool.
Appropriate mathematical procedures for estimation of loads.
Use of lifting equipment and basic slinging techniques suitable for the loads to be loaded/unloaded as defined in the workplace procedures.
Awareness of the boom/jib movements and particularly the safe positioning of the operator for any lift.
This course is suitable for anyone over the age of 18 and with the ability to understand, read and write English to a satisfactory level for working in Australia. Basic knowledge of mathematics is also required to work out formulas. It is also advisable, but not compulsory to hold a HR/MR drivers licence and/or dogging licence for the course.
However, if you are going to drive the crane on the roads, you are required by law to hold a HR/MR drivers licence depending on the crane.