Course Overview

The Licence to Operate an Elevated Work Platform (Over 11m) (TLILIC0005) is a nationally recognised EWP licence that qualifies you to operate an EWP anywhere in Australia.

You’ll train on a well-maintained EWP supported by our knowledgeable team. We deliver high-quality, reliable EWP training solutions across the Bowen Basin that give you the skills to meet the highest standards of safety and compliance as a forklift operator in any industry.

A Licence to Operate an Elevated Work Platform with Australian Operator Training teaches you how to safely plan the EWP work, conduct routine checks on a EWP, operate in a safe manner, and safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.

Successful completion of our EWP course will result in a EWP ticket. You’ll require a valid EWP licence to remain employed or gain employment as an operator of these vehicles. These versatile machines are used across a range of industries and are a great start to any career.

Course Outline:   

  •     Introduction to EWP and its parts
  •     Work planning, health and safety
  •     Types of EWP
  •     Workplace communications
  •     Starting EWP
  •     Operational Checks
  •     Fault reporting
  •     Load shifting
  •     Load picking and placing
  •     Emergency Procedures
  •     Park, Shutdown and secure EWP
  •     Post operational checks


Course Inclusions:

  • Training will be conducted by one of our experienced trainer / assessors who have resource industry currency and supported by a strong knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and industry standards.
  • Practical and theoretical activities drive the training experience to ensure that the training is engaging, interesting and relevant.
  • 2 days of training. Up to 7 trainees per course. A typical course runs from 07:30-15:30


Participants must

Be at least 18 years of age

Equipment requirements

We supply all equipment necessary for you to undertake training.

For our public courses at our purpose-built training facility trainees must provide:



Appropriate clothing, closed-in footwear.


Students who are assessed as competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Australian Operator Training (RTO 41351).

National unit of competency

TLILIC0005 – Licence to Operate an Elevated Work Platform (Over 11m)

Course Duration

2 x 8 hour days


$900.00 pp for public courses.

For group bookings outside our public course schedule or at your location, please contact our office on 07 49822541

Issuing the High-Risk Ticket

As we only provide the training and not issuing the High-Risk Ticket you will have to submit to WHSQ. You trainer will explain to you on success completion of your training and assessor the

An additional fee of $100.10 which is not covered in the training and assessment covers will need to be paid to the WHSQ when you apply.