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Truck Mounted Crane Operator Unit Standard 16617

Course Aim
Trainees will be able to apply theory and practical skills in rigging and slinging, whilst lifting and placing loads with a truck loader crane and analyze and evaluate processes, through practical experience.

Combining a theory and practical assessments participants will demonstrate the following skills.
 

Course Overview

  • Demonstrate knowledge of hazards, hazard control, and lift planning
  • Demonstrate knowledge of lifting gear and working load limit (WLL) tables
  • Preparation for and slinging regular loads safely
  • Correct selection and use of rigging equipment, knots and dunnage
  • 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
  • Carry out daily and weekly operator maintenance of a truck loader

 Pre-Requisites

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

NZQA Unit Standard
16617: Use a truck loader crane to lift and place regular loads - Level 3, Credits 15

30072: Demonstrate and apply knowledge of slinging regular loads safely - Level 3, Credits 14

Attendance Numbers: Minimum of 4, maximum of 8 per day (10 per day for 30072)

Course Duration: Approx. 1 day for full (16617) (course pre-reading required for16617 only)

                            2 days for 16617 & 30072

                            Approx. 5 hours for refresher depending on numbers

Course Location: TBC

Course Costs: $600+gst per person (16617)

                        $1,100+gst per person (16617, 30072)

Mileage: $85+gst to Auckland, Hamilton & Tauranga and .95c+gst per km everywhere else

Credit reporting costs not charged when minimum attendance is met (credit reporting cost - $10 per credit)

 

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