Course Description

TLILIC0012 – Licence to operate a Vehicle Loading Crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes or above) 

High Risk Work Licence (CV)

This course covers the requirements for operating a crane mounted to a vehicle with a lifting capacity 10 metre tonnes or above

Successfully completing this course will allow you to operate any vehicle loading crane (such as Hiab’s and Palfinger’s) which have a lifting capacity of 10 metre tonnes or more.

To calculate: Max Capacity (in tonnes) x Min Boom Reach (in metres) = Metre tonnes
ie 6.25t x 1.5m = 9.45 metre.tonnes


Total duration is 5 days. Training is over four days and Safe Work NSW assessment is conducted on the fifth day.

Fees and Charges

The course fee is at a rate of $1300.00 per person (GST exempt).
Minimum numbers may apply.
This fee includes all course materials.
Please contact us for group training rates.

Training can be conducted at Workplace Training Centre’s facilities located in Arndell Park NSW.

  • Training can also be conducted on your site providing the following requirements are met:
  • Training room with tables, chairs and screen (or blank wall for a projector)
  • Suitable clear operating area
  • Vehicle Loading Crane >10m.t (with current service history, free from faults and operator manual present)
  • Suitable load and lifting gear

Travel and parking costs may apply to onsite training.

Course Outline

Day 1 – Presentation, discussion and crane operational activities
Day 2 – Presentation, discussion and crane operational activities
Day 3 – Practical training and theory review
Day 4 – Practical training, theory review and unit of competence assessment (formative assessment)
Day 5 – Assessment conducted by a Safe Work NSW accredited assessor (summative assessment)

Learning outcome

  • On completion of the course, participants will have gained the following skills and knowledge to:
  • Plan Operations: Hazard management and consultation
  • Plan Operations: Hazard management and consultation
  • Pre-operational Inspections: Crane and associated equipment
  • Set up: Outriggers, Crane and lifting equipment
  • Transfer Loads: Shift loads with slings or lifting devices
  • Conclude Operations: Shut down and park crane following site specific procedures


Upon successful completion of the SafeWork NSW assessment, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment is issued (TLILIC0012 – Licence to Operate a vehicle loading crane (10 metre tonnes and above)
and a High Risk Work Licence (class CV) will be issued by SafeWork NSW once the application is submitted to Australia Post*.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

SafeWork NSW (previously WorkCover NSW) conditions for assessment:

  • Applicants to be at least 18 years of age
  • Speak and understand English at a level to be able to participate in the training and assessment. Note: Oral assessments can be arranged for applicants with writing and reading difficulties. (an extra charge may apply)
  • Able to produce 100 points or more of identification as per the SafeWork NSW identification checklist.


Where Workplace Training Centre receives sufficient notice of cancellation (at least 48 hours), a refund of fees may be available. Cancellations within 48 hours may incur a 20% cancellation fee.
No refund is given for non-attendance or cancellation on day of training.

MON 30/3/20 - THU 2/4/20 (4 day course)Arndell Park$1300
MON 20/4/20 - FRI 24/4/20Arndell Park$1300.
MON 18/5/20- FRI 22/5/20Arndell Park$1300.
MON 22/6/20 - FRI 26/6/20Arndell Park$1300.