TLILIC0005 - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) 2 Days

Course Fee : $430.00


This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type Elevating Work Platform (EWP) where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant.

Boom-type elevating work platform means 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.

A person performing this work is required to hold a boom-type elevating work platform HRWL.
This unit requires a person operating an EWP to plan for the work/task, prepare for the work/task, perform work/task & pack up.

Course fee of $430* per person paid in advance. *Please refer to our Schedule of Fees and Charges for full information available from the student into tab, printed copies available from AMS Training office.

Additional fees are payable to NT Worksafe for processing of High-Risk Work Licence applications.

Where the value for an individual’s combined course fee’s is more than $1500 a deposit will be paid, with balance to be paid before the training completion.


Course duration is 2 Days in line with industry recommendation.

This course starts at 8am and finishes at 4pm.

Learning materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.


• Minimum 18 years of age.
• English at a level that enables the safe performance of high-risk work.
• Previous experience operating an EWP.

To be eligible to apply for a High-Risk Work licence you must:
• Be 18 years of age
• Reside in the Northern Territory
• Complete training through a registered NT assessor and provide the assessment report no more than 60 days from the assessment date.
• Not hold an equivalent licence under a corresponding Work Health and Safety law unless that licence is due for renewal
• Be able to carry out the work to which the licence relates safely and competently
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Identifies and interprets information from workplace procedures, documentation, legislation, and regulations.

Uses equipment operating capacity schedule to confirm safe weight load limits.

If English is a second language for participants or has any concerns with Language literacy and or numeracy or any other learning challenges or needs, you should discuss with the administration team prior to enrolment and trainer assessor prior to the course commencement.

Learning materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.

Delivery Mode

AMS Training offers this course for face to face as a public course held at AMS Training 1/22 Beresford Rd Yarrawonga or onsite at your workplace.

· Problem solving activities and scenarios.
· Short answer questions.
· Written multiple choice questions.
· Closed book National Assessment Instrument.
· Group participation.
· Practical Tasks.

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Complaints & Appeals

Full details of our complaints and appeals process are included in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from can be emailed to you.


Information regarding cancellations can be obtained in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from can be emailed to you.


On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued an AQF certification. Training and assessment are provided in line with all Registered Training Organisation obligations including but not limited to providing quality training and assessment outcomes & complying with the standards for RTOs 2015.

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A few things to consider

Once you pay, we email you the learner guide and you can study for your course.

You will need to complete a closed book exam for the Forklift and EWP High Risk Work Licence courses.

We offer a free resit for anyone that does not pass on their first attempt.

We have smaller class sizes, so the trainer will have more time to assist you.

A verbal assessment may be used for the closed book exam, if required.

Night class options are now available.

We all get busy during the week but the great news is, AMS Training offer after-hours courses. Options available include public and weekend Forklift and EWP courses.

We also offer after-hours courses and Verification of Competency (VOC).  For group bookings this can include night classes or weekends.

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