Elevated Work Platform - EWP Course
Elevated Work Platform Course Summary
The EWP course takes two (2) days and is intended for individuals who wish to obtain a licence to operate a boom-type Elevated Work Platform, with a boom length of 11 meters or more. The Elevated Work Platform Course is conducted on-site at our Newcastle premises (MAP). Full EWP course costs $600 + $75 for the licence application fee at Australia Post.
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Next Course Dates
18th & 19th January
23rd & 24th January - Weekend
15th & 16th February
20th & 21st February - Weekend
1st & 2nd March
Who Is This Course For?
This course is a legal requirement for any person who wishes to operate a boom-type Elevated Work Platform (EWP) with a reach of 11 meters or more. Upon completion, participants will be able to obtain a National High Risk Work Licence - WorkCover boom-type Elevated Work Platform (Class WP).
In relation to the coronavirus we have implemented measures to protect both our students and staff in these trying times. We are closely following the advice from the Australia Department of Health, and adopting the strictest personal hygiene measures in our cars, trucks, and places of work.
We have limited non-training staff, by having our administration staff work from home. Course sizes have also been limited to ensure that our training spaces have a minimum of 4 square meters per person.
All our students are being advised that they must reschedule if they::
- Have returned from overseas within the last 14 days
- Been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case in the last 14 days
- Been advised to self-isolate in the last 14 days
- Experiencing symptoms like: cough, fever, runny nose, shortness of breath, or any other respiratory illness.
- Been to any COVID-19 hotspots during the time and date indicated on the nsw.gov.au website
About the Course
The Elevated Work Platform course is designed to give participants the skills and ability to safely operate an Elevated Work Platform (over 11m). This Elevated Work Platform (EWP) course is for beginner and advanced operators alike.
Need a Working at Heights qualification too?.. Add Working at Heights for $200 (Total Savings = $50).
Participants will learn the latest regulations, as well as gain valuable experience and confidence in the operation of an Elevated Work Platform. Specifically the EWP course covers a number of key elements and performance criteria, which give students the skills and experience to:
- Plan Work
- Conduct Routine Checks
- Set up Elevated Work Platform
- Operate elevating work platform
- Shut down and secure elevating work platform
Participants must be over 18 years of age, be able to speak and understand English; understand technical concepts and provide adequate 100 points of identification as per WorkCover NSW requirements.
The National Standard requires all high risk work licence training and assessment to be conducted under the supervision of an RTO, with the licence assessment component conducted by a WorkCover NSW accredited assessor.
A successful Formative Assessment must take place before the WorkCover Summative Assessment can be done.
Main Newcastle Premises: 123 Training Solutions - 18 Gavey Street, Mayfield NSW 2304
123 Training Solutions conduct EWP Licence courses in partnership with and on behalf of Raise Training (RTO Number: 91655).
Successful participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment:
- TLILIC0005 - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)
Participants will then be able to obtain a National Licence to Perform High Risk Work - Class WP.
2 (Two) days comprising one and a half days of theory and practical training, and half a day for assessment.
Participants MUST successfully complete a Formative Assessment, conducted by the RTO trainer, before the assessment can be scheduled.
Participants may be required to attend additional training sessions in order to achieve the required competency.
Full Course $600 ~ Including Assessment.
License Application fee at Australia post of $75. ~ Passport photo required.
- Payment is due in full prior to, or on the first day of the training.