The C6 crane licence will allow you to operate any mobile cranes, hydraulic and lattice boom (up to 60T), any non-slewing crane licence (such as tele-handlers or franna cranes) as well as vehicle loading cranes.

This course will teach you the skills to

  • Plan for the safe and effective operation of a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes capacity)
  • Identify and report damage or defects
  • Conduct routine pre and post operational crane checks
  • Correctly set up the crane
  • Conduct test lifts and transfer loads
  • Use controls, outriggers and safety equipment
  • Move loads using best mobile practice
  • Understand load charts
  • Communicate effectively with dogman/rigger
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Important Information

Units of Competency

  • TLILIC0013 – Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

Age

  • Minimum 18 years

Duration

  • 4 days

Flexible Delivery

  • This course can be delivered to accommodate learning styles and employment arrangements. Weekends.

Class Sizes

  • Low student to trainer ratio

Location

  • 351-359 Portarlington Road, Moolap VIC 3224 (Geelong)
  • 38-42 Lock Avenue, Werribee VIC 3030

Assessment Method

  • As per WorkSafe requirements the licence assessment encompasses a knowledge, performance and calculations assessment.

Pre-requisite

  • Must hold your current WorkSafe High Risk Dogging licence
  • STUDY MATERIAL: Students are to complete pre-training study material supplied by MultiSkills Training

Eligibility

  • As MultiSkills Training is not CRICOS approved we are unable to enrol any students that are on a student VISA, if you are on a student VISA you will need to go to a TAFE or RTO that is CRICOS approved.

Entry Requirements

  • Ability to comprehend the English language
  • A USI Number (Unique Student Identifier) Visit: www.usi.gov.au
  • Safety footwear

Additional Information

The licence to perform High Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe Victoria. When the assessor deems you competent, you will need to lodge your licence application and Notice of Assessment within 60 days to obtain a high risk work licence.

You can now apply, renew or amend a high risk work licence online at: https://www.myworksafe.vic.gov.au

You will receive an email from myWorkSafe that contains your Training ID. The email will contain a link that allows you to download the Notice of Assessment (NOA) to enable you to lodge your licence application. All licence applications incur a fee payable to WorkSafe Victoria. Further details can be found at: www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/high-risk-work-licence or by calling WorkSafe on 1300 852 562.

To be eligible to undertake a High Risk Work Licence in Victoria you must be a Victorian resident and be able to provide Government issued photo identification that proves you reside in Victoria, if your photo identification does not have a Victorian address you must also provide one of the following forms of identification upon enrolment:

  • Victorian Firearm Licence
  • Victorian Boat Licence
  • KeyPass or Proof of age card with Victorian address
  • A utility bill – e.g. gas or water bill with Victorian address
  • A bank statement with Victorian address
  • A statutory declaration proving that you reside in Victoria

If you cant provide one of the above please contact the office on 1800 754 557.

Fees

Fee for service

  • $2,500 per person
  • MultiSkills can also offer V.O.C. (Verification of Competency) options, either on or offsite. Contact us for details.

Reassessment Fees

  • Theory Re-Assessment – $150
  • Practical & Theory Re-Assessment – 80% of the total course fee

High Risk Work License Application

The licence to perform High Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe Victoria. When the assessor deems you competent, you will need to lodge your licence application and Notice of Assessment within 60 days to obtain a high risk work licence.

You can now apply, renew or amend a high risk work licence online at: https://www.myworksafe.vic.gov.au

You will receive an email from myWorkSafe that contains your Training ID. The email will contain a link that allows you to download the Notice of Assessment (NOA) to enable you to lodge your licence application. All licence applications incur a fee payable to WorkSafe Victoria. Further details can be found at: worksafe.vic.gov.au/high-risk-work-licence or by calling WorkSafe on 1300 852 562.

Package Deals

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Course Start Dates For Crane Operator Courses in Melbourne & Geelong:

  • 14 November 2020 (Werribee Weekend)
  • 14 December 2020 (Geelong)
  • 27 January 2021 (Werribee)
  • 09 March 2021 (Werribee)

Contact Us

If you require further information about our C6 crane operator courses in Melbourne and Geelong, or would like to book, please contact our friendly administration team on 1800SKILLS or email us at info@multiskills.com.au

We’re happy to discuss everything in further detail, including the cost of getting your crane licence, eligibility standards and more.

Proof of Identity Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you become a crane operator?

To become a crane operator, you will need to complete a crane operator training course from a registered training organisation. You must also be over 18 years of age and hold a licence to perform High-Risk Dogging licence from WorkSafe. If successful, you will obtain a WorkSafe licence to perform high risk work.

How much does it cost to get your crane licence?

Anyone looking to get their crane licence will need to undertake a crane operator training course. The cost of this is $2500 per person. We offer an affordable fee structure to all participants.

Is crane operator a good career?

Crane operation is a rewarding career that offers great financial remuneration. It is challenging in many ways but equally fulfilling for the individual. You’ll be seen as a valuable commodity throughout the construction industry and find yourself working on all types of job sites.

How long does it take to get certified as a crane operator?

Anyone looking to become a crane operator will need to receive the relevant certification and high-risk licence. This will take 4 days in total. Courses can be delivered to provide for different learning styles and employment arrangements. This is to make sure that everyone can receive training in a way that suits them.

A valuable addition to your skillset

Gain vital skills and increase your employability with MultiSkills Training. Our WorkSafe C6 Slewing Mobile Crane (Up to 60 T) licence course will enable you to achieve essential industry certifications, allowing you to work across a range of exciting industries. The skills you’ll learn and qualifications you’ll receive as part of our C6 training can help open doors to jobs in a range of industries, from minerals exploration to construction, oil & gas and more.

All MultiSkills Training courses are delivered by trainers who are industry experts in the courses they facilitate. We’re dedicated to our clients, making it our mission to empower Victorian students to reach their full potential through high-quality learning experiences.

We deliver over 30 courses including nationally recognised units of competency in such things as forklift training and civil construction courses. We pride ourselves on offering a flexible and convenient service, providing our training through two fully equipped training facilities in Melbourne and Geelong and onsite at clients’ locations by appointment.

Whether you’re after your white card or are looking for more specific training, MultiSkills can support you. Make the smarter choice for your career and browse the range of courses offered through our training organisation and book today.

Got questions? We have answers. Contact us today on 1800 754 557 or via our enquiry page and our staff will be happy to help you find the right course or learn more about our organisation.

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