Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes)

This five day course will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes) for licensing purposes.

Course Duration

5 days

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for people who wish to work with or operate mobile slewing cranes with a capacity of up to 60 tonnes.


There are no prerequisites for this course however a Licence to perform dogging or Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane is an advantage.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this course participants should be able to:

  • Plan work
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Set up crane
  • Transfer load
  • Configure mobile load
  • Shut down and secure crane

PPC/PPE & Equipment Requirements

  • All candidates MUST be over 18 and provide identification. Preferably, one will provide proof of age and have the candidate’s photo, for example:
    • 1. Driver’s licence or passport
    • 2. Medicare card, or credit / ATM card
  • All candidates must provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) to complete enrolment on the day of attendance

The practical training for this course will take place in an operational environment. You are required to have/provide Western Power approved PPC and PPE requirements for the practical work. Refer to the Western Power Work Practice Manual Sections 3.1-3.4, for these requirements.

Note: Power Training Services does not provide PPE, PPC and tools for training courses.


Assessments are included in this course. Participants will not be considered to have completed this course until all assessments have been completed to a satisfactory level.
When deemed competent a statement of attainment for TLILIC4009A Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes) will be awarded. Once this has been attained, participants can apply for a high risk work licence to operate a slewing crane.


Statement of Attainment

Associated Authorisation

On successful completion of the course
LCL08 – Slewing Mobile Cranes 60 tonnes(Class C6)

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

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

If there are no classes currently availble, please contact PTS to request a booking.

Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60 tonnes) (TLILIC4009A)