This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a personnel and materials hoist, that is, a cantilever or tower hoist or several winches configured to operate as a hoist intended to carry goods, materials or people

Upon successful completion participants will have the ability to:

  • Conduct personnel and materials hoist operations • Plan work
  • Shut down and secure hoist • Conduct routine checks
  • Ensure the hoist is appropriate to the load/s and workplace conditions
  • The weight of the load is determined according to procedures
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Important Information

Units of Competency

  • CPCCLHS3001 – Licence to operate a personnel and materials hoist

Accreditation & Currency 

  • Usage recommendation: Current
  • This is a nationally recognised unit of competency (https://training.gov.au)
  • This is a high-risk work licence issued by WorkSafe Victoria

Age

  • Minimum 18 years

Duration

  • 2 days

Flexible Delivery

  • This course can be delivered to accommodate learning styles and employment arrangements. Weekday and Weekend courses available.

Class Sizes

  • Low student to trainer ratio

Location

  • Onsite Only

Pre-Study Material

  • STUDY MATERIAL – Students are to complete pre-training study material supplied by MultiSkills Training

Assessment Method

  • Written activities, verbal questions, observation and practical demonstration
  • As per WorkSafe requirements the licence assessment encompasses a knowledge, performance and calculations assessment.

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 can’t provide one of the above please contact the office on 1800 754 557.

Fees

Fee for service

  • POA

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.

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