RII Competency Courses

RIIHAN301E – Operate Elevating Work Platform Course


Unit Code

Unit Name
Operate elevating work platform

Duration 1 day*
Times 8.00am - 4.00pm
Class Size 6
Assessment Type Theory and Practical

About this course

The Operate Elevating Work Platform course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to safely operate an elevating work platform within the coal mining and resource industries.

The following topics are covered within this EWP course:

  •  Plan and prepare for operating an elevating work platform
  •  Operate elevating work platform in line with established requirements to complete work activity
  •  Conduct housekeeping activities

For further information on this course, please follow the link to the National Register for VET


RIIWHS204 Work safely at heights * Can be completed in 1 day if you can supply and demonstrate previous experience and competency in EWP operation in order to attend this 1 day course. If you do not have experience, the course duration is 2 days.

Course dates

Location Date Time Price Availability Make a Booking
Mackay 22 Jun - 23 Jun 2021 8:00 am - 4:00 pm$530.00No FULL
Mackay 07 Jul - 08 Jul 2021 8:00 am - 4:00 pm$530.00Available Book now
Mackay 19 Jul - 20 Jul 2021 8:00 am - 4:00 pm$530.00Available Book now

Training requirements

The following is required to commence enrolment in the Operate Elevating Work Platform course:

The following is required on the day of training and assessment:

  • Steel capped/composite boots
  • Long-sleeved, high visibility shirt (high visibility vests available for loan)
  • Long pants
  • Hard hat (some are available for loan)

Momentum High Risk Training will provide all training materials and stationery.

  • You’re welcome to bring your own lunch as fridges and crib rooms are available for use; or
  • Various lunch options are available close by at the Mackay Harbour

Course outcomes

You will receive a Statement of Attainment in RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform once you have been deemed competent, issued by Mynesight (RTO No. 31900).

Other Courses to Consider

View our full range of High Risk Work Licence courses here.

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