Non-Slewing Mobile Crane Course

Course Information

Non-Slewing Mobile Crane

TLILIC0040 - Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity)

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a non-slewing mobile crane with a Rated Capacity (RC) exceeding three tonnes safely, in accordance with all relevant legislative responsibilities. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a High Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant. Competence in this unit does not allow for driving an articulated mobile crane on a main or public road. In order to drive on a main or public road, a valid heavy vehicle licence, issued by a transport regulator, is required.

Non-slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that cannot be slewed, and includes:

  • an articulated mobile crane
  • a locomotive crane
  • but does not include vehicle tow trucks.

A person performing this work is required to hold a non-slewing mobile crane HRWL.

This unit requires a person operating non-slewing mobile crane with an RC exceeding three tonnes to:

  • plan the work/task
  • prepare for the work/task
  • perform work/task
  • prepare to drive an articulated mobile crane on road
  • drive an articulated mobile crane
  • pack up.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency.

This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.

The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit.


8 Days

Pre-requisite Unit


Entry Requirements

  • White Card – (CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry)
  • CPCCLDG3001 Licence to perform dogging
  • Hold or held a provisional drivers licence or higher
  • No jewellery to be worn on hands.
  • Stud earring only.
  • Long hair must be tied up at all times when out on the hard stand or shed.
  • Any other items deemed unsafe by the Trainer and Assessor.

What to bring to class?

  • PPE – Hard hat, safety footwear and safety vest
  • White Card – (CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry)
  • Photo ID – Current WorkSafe High Risk Licence in Dogging
  • Drivers Licence

Victorian Skills First Program

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.  Eligibility criteria applies.


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