Certificate III in Mobile Crane Operations

Rationale:

This qualification is designed for mobile crane operation job roles within the Transport and Logistics and other industries. Successful completion of the qualification will require competence in units of competency that relate to the job role requirements defined as aligned at AQF Level III. Successful completion of the high risk work and heavy vehicle licensing unit within the qualification must align with licensing and regulatory requirements applicable to relevant national, state and territory regulatory requirements.


Subjects

Requirements for completion of the qualification:

A successful assessment outcome for a total of 16units of competency comprising:

8core units listed below

plus

3 core high risk work licensing units, listed below

plus

5 elective units which may be taken from the elective units listed below, or may include up to 3 imported units which may be selected from the remaining elective units or from qualifications at the same level or one higher in this Training Package or any other endorsed Training Package or accredited course.

Where imported units are selected care must be taken to ensure that all pre-requisites specified in the unit are complied with.

The following units have prerequisites:

add topic CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights

add topic CPCCCM3003A Work safely around power sources, services and assets

add topic HLTFA412A Apply advanced first aid

Licensing requirements will apply to this unit of competency depending on the regulatory requirements of each jurisdiction.

add topic CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry

Requirements for completion of HRW license units within this qualification:

To comply with the National Standards for High Risk Work there is a requirement to complete the high risk work license add topic TLILIC3006A Licence to operate a non slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity) before commencing add topic TLILIC3008A Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 20 tonnes).

Completion of the licensing units is a requirement, however applying for a high risk work license for add topic TLILIC3006A Licence to operate a non slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity) is not a requirement if add topic TLILIC3008A Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 20 tonnes) licence is being applied for as this licence covers the add topic TLILIC3006A Licence to operate a non slewing mobile crane.

Core units:

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB3013A Maintain mobile cranes

DLoad Handling

add topic TLID1001A Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

ECommunicationand Calculation

add topic TLIE2008A Process workplace documentation

FSafety Management

add topic CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights

add topic CPCCCM3003A Work safely around power sources, services and assets

add topic TLIF2006A Apply accident-emergency procedures

add topic TLIF3084A Follow mobile crane safety procedures

UEnvironment

add topic TLIU1009A Monitor plant and equipment in an environmentally sustainable manner

Core High Risk Work Licensing Units:

Field

Unit

LICLicensing Units

add topic TLILIC3006A Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)

add topic TLILIC3008A Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 20 tonnes)

add topic CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging

Elective units:

Field

Unit

AHandlingCargo/Stock

add topic TLIA1001A Secure cargo

BEquipment Checkingand Maintenance

add topic TLIB2001A Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment

add topic TLIB3011A Set up and rig crane for lift

add topic TLIB3012A Plan job and set up work areas

add topic TLIB3015A Undertake site inspection

add topic TLIB3016A De-rig, pack and store tools and equipment

CVehicle Operation

add topic TLIC3004A Drive heavy rigid vehicle

add topic TLIC3005A Drive heavy combination vehicle

DLoad Handling

add topic TLID3031A Rig load

FSafety Management

add topic TLIF1002B Conduct housekeeping activities

add topic TLIF2010A Apply fatigue management strategies

add topic HLTFA311A Apply first aid

add topic HLTFA412A Apply advanced first aid

add topic CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry

LICLicensing Unit

add topic TLILIC2005A Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 meters or more)


Pathways...

    Not Applicable


Entry Requirements

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.


Licensing Information

Refer to Description


Employability Skills

Employability Skills Summary for

TLI31710C ertificate III in Mobile Crane Operations

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills as identified by the Transport and Logistics Industry for this qualification. This table should be interpreted in conjunction with the detailed requirements of each unit of competency packaged in this qualification. The outcomes described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on packaging options.

Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:

Communication

Implement and monitor communication systems and procedures required for mobile cranes operations

Read and interpret relevant regulations, instructions, signs and labels applicable to the supervision of mobile cranes operations

Speak clearly and directly on matters related to mobile cranes operations

Listen to and interpret verbal information related to mobile cranes operations

Write documents as part of duties, including completion of relevant forms, timesheets, service logs and incident reports

Negotiate issues with others in the course of mobile cranes operations

Recognise and interpret non-verbal signs, signals and behaviour

Use relevant communication equipment and methods.

Teamwork

Collaborate with others in the course of mobile cranes operations

Provide leadership to other personnel in the mobile cranes workplace

Motivate others in the workplace

Assist others in the workplace to achieve and maintain competence

Assist in the resolution of any interpersonal conflicts that may arise during mobile cranes operations

Avoid and prevent the harassment of others in the workplace

Work with persons of different ages, gender, race, religion, political persuasion, etc.

Problem solving

Identify and solve or report problems arising in the course of mobile cranes operations

Monitor and anticipate problems that may occur in the course of mobile cranes operations including hazards and risks and take appropriate action to report or resolve the problems within limits of responsibility

Identify and control hazards and risks in a range of mobile cranes operational situations and take appropriate precautions

Use mathematics to solve various calculations related to mobile cranes operations.

Initiative and enterprise

Modify activities dependent on differing mobile cranes operational situations and contingencies

Take appropriate initiatives in a range of operational situations such as those above

Respond appropriately to any changes in equipment, standard operating procedures and the working environment.

Planning and organising

Follow and apply operational and emergency plans, systems and procedures

Monitor systems and procedures for compliance with regulations and codes of practice

Implement the workplace security and safety management systems

Monitor and evaluate operational performance and compliance

Collect and interpret information needed in the course of mobile cranes operations

Organise and plan own work activities

Manage time and priorities in the course of mobile cranes operations.

Self management

Interpret and apply regulations and instructions

Establish and follow own work plans and schedules

Evaluate own work performance.

Learning

Contribute to learning and assessment activities in the workplace

Assist others to adapt to any changes in workplace systems, equipment, procedures and the workplace operating environment

Assist in the instruction, coaching or mentoring of others in the workplace

Contribute to the assessment of the competence of others in the workplace

Assist in the creation of a learning environment in the workplace

Adapt own competence in response to any changes in mobile cranes operations.

Technology

Use equipment and materials required during mobile cranes operations

Follow and apply operational and servicing instructions for equipment used during mobile cranes operations

Follow and apply OH&S procedures when using and servicing mobile cranes and associated equipment