Elevating Work Platform (EWP)

State ID: MAA76
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This 2-day short course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to safely operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more).

By completing this course successfully, you will be equipped to apply for a National High-Risk Work Licence Class WP.

Industry licensing information

This course will equip students with the correct qualifications to obtain a National High-Risk Work Licence Class WP.

Students must apply and pay for this license separately with WorkSafe.


On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited unit:

TLILIC0005 - Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more) (Release 2)


This course has basic PPE requirements (located under Important information)

LLN requirements:

Adequate literacy and numeracy skills to complete the written and practical component of the assessment. If you have language, numeracy or literacy concerns, please discuss them with us before the course starts.

Please note there are some requirements for this course including PPE.

  • participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age on the date of assessment.
  • long trousers
  • work shirt (Hi - Vis preferred)
  • steel capped boots

SR TAFE can supply (feel free to bring your own)

  • safety harness and lanyard
  • safety helmet
  • gloves
  • safety glasses

Participants are encouraged to bring:

  • Pencil case and notebook
  • Water bottle, lunch, snacks


Lodging a High Risk Work Licence Application:

On the successful completion of this course, YOU must send the high-risk work licence application form to WorkSafe within 2 months of your assessment.

Failure to send your application to WorkSafe within the 2 months will mean you will need to be reassessed at an additional cost.

This application must include:

Completed ‘WorkSafe WA Application for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work’ form

2 verified copies of identification (primary & secondary)

2 passport sized photos attached to the form

A verified copy of your statement of attainment from SRTAFE

Notice of Assessment given to you by the assessor on successful completion of your assessment and

Payment for licence fee.

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Duration 2 days
When Date: 2-3 September 2021, 26-27 October 2021, 6-7 December 2021
Time: 7.30am - 5.30pm
Where Albany
Duration 2 days
When Date: Register your interest
Time: To be advised
Where Manjimup

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