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Truck Mounted Crane Unit Standard 16617

Trainees will be able to apply theory and skills in lifting and placing loads with a truck mounted crane through

theory and practical experience.

  • Understand hazards, hazard control, and lift planning.

  • Understand and apply lifting gear and working load limit (WLL) tables.

  • Demonstrate knowledge using a truck loader crane;

  • Demonstrate knowledge of truck loader crane equipment and attachments;

  • Sling, lift, move, and unload or place regular loads using a truck loader crane in the workplace;

  • Secure and prepare the truck loader crane for road transport mode, stow equipment, and complete documentation; and

  • Carry out daily and weekly operator maintenance of a truck loader crane.


Evidence of 6 months experience in an environment where truck mounted cranes are operating.

Unit Standard 30072 knowledge of slinging regular loads safely 

If trainees do not hold 30072 do not panic we can deliver this unit for you also.