A vehicle loading crane licence is required by, and suitable for, those working in operation roles where they are required to operate a VLC within the civil, construction, infrastructre or resources industries.
All users, trainees and operators are required to hold a relevant certificate of competency unless they are undergoing supervised accredited training and have the necessary health and fitness required to safely operate a VLC.
Operators that hold a higher class of crane licence (C2 / C6 / C1 / CO) already encompass the CV licence.
Find out which licences are covered here
Participants are responsible for completing the application for the HRW Licence which can be found on the WorkSafe Qld website.
Application: After successful completion, participants need to apply for their licence within 60 days with WHSQ
Renewal: Five (5) year expiry as required by WHSQ
The 3 day course consists of:
- 2 days of formative training
- 1 day under assessment
ASTRA use various assessment methods and techniques, including skill and knowledge assessments as an essential step to ensure you progress through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying and training with ASTRA, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and in some cases through recognition of prior learning.
Before commencing any course, ASTRA recommends you consult your doctor to determine any limitations with conducting practical demonstrations if applicable. There may be multiple tasks that require manual handling of materials and equipment and general exposure to accessing and working on structures at height. If you are unsure about your capabilities please contact the ASTRA team for further assistance and to determine the support services in place to assist your training experience.