Scissor & Boom Lift (under 11m) Elevated – Yellowcard Training
As of the 1st of July 2013 the Elevating Work Platform Association of Australia (EWPA) has launched their new “EWP Operator Licence – Yellow Card.” It has been developed in line with and is mapped directly to Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) “RIIHAN301B-Operate elevating work platforms.” Additional to the NRT unit, specific industry content has been added to further enhance skills and knowledge.
All States of Australia have OH&S regulations in place to secure and promote health and safety and welfare of all people, and employee’s of the employer in the workplace, and further states the duty extends to providing such information, instruction training and supervision work. Therefore elevated Work Platform, EWP operators need documented proof he/she has been trained in the safe used of EWP’s, the Yellow Card is a chosen solution.
OBTAINING YOUR LICENCE:
Your course fees that are paid to Industry Training Qld include the fees for the licence. We will process the application on your behalf and will forward the relevant fees and information to EWP Australia who will then post you your plastic Yellow Card to the address you have provided .
- Students must be at least 18 years of age.
- Literacy skills to read and write basic English standard.
- Provision and use of basic PPE (enclosed boots, ‘high vis’ vest, at etc
HOW DOES IT WORK:
The Trained Operator Card is proof of competition in one more modules in various types of EWP’s. There are 4 different EWP Training modules we can offer:
- Trailer Mounted Boom Lift (TL )
- Self Propelled Boom Lift ( SL)
- Vertical Lift ( VL)
- Scissor Lift ( SL)
WHERE DOES THE NATIONAL HIGH RISK LICENCE: 11M OR MORE BOOM LICENCE (TLILIC2005A) (WP) FIT IN ?
This Licence covers the boom type EWP’s, 11 metres and over ( eg. Truck Mount, tailer mount & self propelled ). It is recommended that you contact your State Regulatory Authority as licensing procedures may differ slightly from state to state.
The Yellow card training course runs for 1 day approx 8.00am — 4 pm and is available Monday to Friday please contact our office to arrange dates.
Please contact our office 1300 TRAINBEST.