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|This course is delivered over three eight-hour days with students undertaking revision reading at home after day one and day two. Assessments occur on day three.
This course is designed for people wanting to gain a WorkSafe accredited licence to operate a boom-type elevated work platform (boom length 11m plus).
Successful completion of this course will give students the skills to operate a boom-type elevating platform to a satisfactory level and allow them to apply for their High Risk Work Licence through WorkSafe Victoria.
You will learn skills including:
Successful completion of this course will give you the skills to operate a boom type elevating platform to a satisfactory level and allow them to apply for your High Risk Work Licence through WorkSafe Victoria.
You will also receive a Statement of Attainment for nationally accredited units listed in the units offered section below.
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Applicants must be over the age of 18 to commence this course.
|Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
Once you have applied for your chosen course, you will receive a thank you email from South West TAFE with a few steps to help process your enrolment.
Complete a Pre-Training Review
You will receive an email to complete a Pre-Training Review online evaluation. This evaluation helps us tailor your training to suit your needs.
Create or provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI)
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If you have experience or prior qualifications, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of prior learning and gain credits. You will be asked to provide any relevant Statement of Attainment to support identified credits.
Here's an outline of fees and costs associated with your course.
Your fees each year can be made up of 3 different elements. Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. :
There are 4 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you (depending on your eligibility and circumstances).
The fees listed below are indicative only. The course fees published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Course fee funding is made available to eligible individuals by the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect opportunities to access additional funding in the future. An accurate quote for this course will be provided during the enrolment process.
|Course fees by student type
|Indicative Course Fee
|Government subsidised rate (if eligible)
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)
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