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Courses Operate Elevating Work Platform Under 11m (Scissor Lift) RIIHAN301E

Operate Elevating Work Platform Under 11m (Scissor Lift) RIIHAN301E

Course Introduction

It is the responsibility of an employer to ensure that all persons operating an elevating work platform are competent to do so, and that safe systems of work are provided at all times in their use. This training outlines the competency required to safely and effectively operate an EWP.


All students studying nationally recognised training in Australia are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

There are no entry requirements for this qualification; however it is recommended that students have sufficient literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete the course.

Over 16 years.

Course content & delivery method

  • Compliance with site safety plan and WHS legislation / regulations / codes of practice applicable to workplace operations
  • Safe and effective operational use of tools, harnesses, plant and equipment
  • Set up, operation and shut down of an EWP including emergency safety devices, e.g. electronic override, ground controls and emergency descent devices
  • Job planning and preparation, worksite inspection, equipment defect identification, hazard identification, determination of work requirements
  • Calculations

Duration / Flexibility

5 to 8 hours depending on experience

If you have prior experience with the machines, you may be eligible for a reduction in your training hours and sit for an earlier practical assessment.

Qualifications & Recognition

On successful completion of the licence course, participants will be issued a Statement of attainment Operate Elevating Work Platform Under 11m (Scissor Lift)



Onsite training $350

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