Crane operator supplementary - assessment

This is the final assessment stage for the Crane Operator Supplementary course.
Once you have successfully completed on the job workbook and it has been signed off, this is the final assessment you need to complete before competency can be granted.

Course duration

Approx 3.5 hours

Suitable for

This is the final assessment for people who have successfully completed the Crane Operator Supplementary training course and the on-the-job workbook.


Successful completion of:

  • Crane Operator Supplementary Course
  • Crane Operator Supplementary Workbook

What to wear

PPE Level 1
See the Western Power PPE Procedure for more information about the requirements.

What to bring

For the Assessment you will need to provide:

  1. a suitable combination crane borer or vehicle loading crane
  2. a hydraulic pole jack assembly
  3. sufficient rated insulation to ensure safe operation of plant
  4. non-conducting ropes to stabilise conductors
  5. enough crew members to conduct a pole changeover
  6. an insulated EWP plus lineperson.

Assessment details & booking options

This is a practical assessment that can be conducted at either your work place or at PTS.
1. At your workplace - If you have a scheduled job, this can be used as your assessment. A PTS trainer can attend your worksite to carry out the competency assessment.
To book this, please contact PTS with the details of the job, including the date, location and time.

2. At PTS - if you are unable to organise a job at your workplace, we can arrange you to be assessed in the PTS yard.
Please contact PTS to arrange your booking.


A Certificate of Completion

Associated Authorisations

XCSUP Crane Supplementary

For information on how to apply for an Authorisation, contact the Authorisations Team

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

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