This course provides all the necessary skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type elevating platform EWP where the boom’s length is 11 meters or more, following all relevant legislative requirements.

The participants will be training on safely operating and controlling an elevated work platform, hazard identification, routine maintenance, communication techniques, risk management, regular maintenance, and operational checks.

Competence in this course does NOT itself result in a Risk Work License (HRWL) to operate this plant. Participants will need to undertake SafeWork NSW assessment to receive the high-risk work license.

Course Fee

$600 $539 » Include SafeWork NSW white card fee


  • Seven Hills

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Course Description

This course specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a boom-type Elevating Work Platform (EWP) where the length of the boom is 11 metres or more in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant.

Boom-type elevating work platform means a telescoping device, hinged device, or articulated device, or any combination of these, used to support a platform on which personnel, equipment and materials may be elevated.

A person performing this work is required to hold a boom-type elevating work platform HRWL.

This course requires a person operating an EWP to:

  • plan for the work/task
  • prepare for the work/task
  • perform work/task
  • pack up.
Units of Competency
  • TLILIC0005 License to operate a boom –Elevating Work Platform (Boom length 11 metres or more)
Entry Requirements

To be able to enrol this training course with TP Training, participants must:

  • Be 18 years of age and above
  • Provide original ID documents that add up to at least 100 points in line with SafeWork NSW ID points table. Within these documents, you must be able to show your photo ID, date of birth, signature, and current residential address.
  • Hold current NSW White card or equivalent
  • Have physically ability to demonstrate required tasks
  • Provide Unique Student Identifier (USI) number
  • Complete TP Training Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment

This course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance to complete the course due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our office on 1800 577 301 or to discuss your training needs.


This course requires 2 days attendance of training and 1-day assessment.

Participants should arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled starting time of the course to complete the necessary enrolment paperwork.

If participants arrive 15 minutes after the scheduled starting time, entry to the course will be refused.

Participants need to wear sturdy shoes and appropriate attire for all practical training and assessments.

Training & Assessments

Training and assessment will take place in TP Training by a qualified Trainer monitoring your progress.

The course is delivered with both theory and practical elements and is completed via a simulated work environment. The delivery of training will include a mixture of classroom delivery, group discussions and practical demonstration.

Students must conduct SafeWork NSW assessment to receive their high-risk work license. Assessment is used to provide you with feedback on your progress and to measure your skills and knowledge against the training qualification requirements and those of the industry. The assessment process may include written questions, case studies and practical demonstrations.


After successful completion of your 1-day training and assessment, you will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment (SOA) issued by TP Training listing the unit of competency included in this training course.

Once the SafeWork NSW assessment has been successfully completed, you will receive a SafeWork NSW Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA) which is valid for 60 days. A licence application fee is payable to Australia Post for the licence card which is issued by SafeWork NSW and is nationally recognised. The licence will need to be renewed with SafeWork NSW every five (5) years.