Course Code: TLILIC0024   |   Duration: 3 days

Vehicle Loading Crane Licence > 10 Tonne

TLILIC0024 - Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)

Cost: $2200


Course Overview

Embark on your journey to obtain the TLILIC0024 Licence to Operate a Vehicle Loading Crane (capacity 10 metres tonnes and above) with our comprehensive training program. This course is designed to equip participants with the necessary knowledge and practical skills to safely and effectively operate vehicle loading cranes with a capacity exceeding 10 tonnes. From understanding crane operations and load handling principles to mastering rigging techniques and safety protocols, our training covers all aspects required to obtain the necessary licence for operating these powerful machines.


  • Crane operators seeking certification for operating vehicle loading cranes with a capacity exceeding 10 tonnes.
  • Construction workers involved in heavy lifting and materials handling tasks on construction sites.
  • Logistics and warehouse personnel responsible for loading and unloading heavy cargo from trucks and containers.
  • Mining and resources industry professionals requiring proficiency in operating vehicle loading cranes for materials handling.
  • Forestry and timber industry workers involved in log loading and transportation operations.



The Vehicle Loading Crane Licence (10 Tonne) course offers participants comprehensive instruction in both theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary for the safe and effective operation of Vehicle Loading Cranes with a capacity of 10 metric tonnes or higher. Here’s what participants can expect to learn from the course:

Theoretical Knowledge:

  • Understanding the principles of vehicle loading crane operations.
  • Familiarisation with relevant safety regulations, standards, and guidelines.
  • Knowledge of crane components, functions, and operational procedures.
  • Awareness of load capacity, load charts, and load distribution principles.
  • Understanding the importance of pre-operation inspections and maintenance procedures.

Practical Skills:

  • Proficiency in the safe setup, operation, and shutdown of vehicle loading cranes.
  • Practical application of load handling techniques, including lifting, lowering, and positioning loads.
  • Hands-on experience with different types of lifting attachments and rigging methods.
  • Mastery of proper communication and signaling techniques for coordinating crane operations.
  • Practice in identifying and addressing common hazards and risks associated with crane operations.

Regulatory Compliance:

  • Understanding the legal requirements and obligations related to operating vehicle loading cranes.
  • Familiarisation with licensing procedures and requirements for obtaining a Vehicle Loading Crane high-risk work licence (CV).
  • Knowledge of workplace health and safety legislation and regulations applicable to crane operations.

Equipment Identification and Terminology:

  • Familiarisation with the various components of a vehicle loading crane, including the boom, jib, hoist, and controls.
  • Understanding of crane terminology and technical specifications relevant to safe and efficient operation.

Troubleshooting and Problem-Solving:

  • Development of critical thinking skills to identify and troubleshoot common issues and malfunctions during crane operations.
  • Practice in implementing corrective actions and preventive measures to ensure the safe and smooth operation of the crane.

Communication and Coordination:

  • Effective communication techniques for conveying instructions and signals to crane operators and other personnel involved in the lifting operation.
  • Understanding the importance of clear and concise communication in preventing accidents and ensuring efficient workflow.

Overall, the Vehicle Loading Crane Licence (10 Tonne) course equips participants with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to operate vehicle loading cranes safely and efficiently in various work environments while complying with regulatory requirements and industry standards.



  • Laverton
  • Onsite

Units of Study

TLILIC0024 Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)

Nationally Recognised training

Course Outcomes

Participants who are deemed competent in knowledge and practical assessments will receive:

Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment (SoA) for the unit of competency

    • TLILIC0024 Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)



Important Information


Applicants MUST hold:


The practical will be completed in a simulated environment and full PPE will be required. The following PPE is required:

  • Safety work boots – steel capped, lace up with ankle support.
  • Full-length pants
  • Long sleeve shirt or long sleeve high visibility shirt
  • Hi-vis vest
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses eye protection


Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LL&N)

Before training begins, participants will go through an assessment that helps us determine if any learning support is needed. To successfully complete this course, participants are expected to have the following language, literacy, and numeracy skills:

  • Interpret and comprehend workplace safety signs and symbols.
  • Comprehend workplace policies, procedures, and informational materials.
  • Comprehend basic spoken English.
  • Communicate essential safety-related information



Students are to complete pre-training study material supplied by ATS prior to the scheduled training date and to bring with them on the day.

Other Things to Know


Participants are required to bring one of the following current valid photo identification documents (ID) on the day of training:

  • Australian or international Passport
  • Driver’s Licence


Learners have 60 days to lodge their completed documents with the relevant administering statutory authority in each jurisdiction including WorkSafe Victoria and SafeWork SA, who will after assessing the application issue the candidate with a Nationally Recognised Licence to Perform High Risk Work for the relevant class. Candidates who already have a HRW licence will have the new class added and have the licence reissued.

Additional fees are charged by the administering authority at the time of lodgment for issuing the HRW Licence.


The licence. to perform High-Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe Victoria. You have 60 days to obtain a high risk work licence, once your successfully completed the course. You need to lodge your licence application and Notice of Assessment via the WorkSafe portal.

• You will receive an email from myWorkSafe that contains your Training ID (approximately 2-3 days once you complete the course)
• The email will contain a link that allows you to download the Notice of Assessment (NOA) to enable you to lodge your licence application.

You can now apply, renew or amend a high-risk work licence online at: www.myworksafe.vic.

All licence applications incur a fee payable to WorkSafe Victoria. Further details can be found at: or by calling WorkSafe on 1300 852 562

SoA will be issued to participants,via email within ten (10) business working days. To prevent delay, participants MUST pay in full, and have a current valid email address, valid contact number and USI number.

The Vehicle Loading Crane Licence is valid for five years. Applicants are required to complete an online renewal via your online WorkSafe login portal to maintain currency, prior to the expiry date

Assessment Methods

To be deemed competent, participants are required to successfully complete a combination of the written and practical tasks which form an assessment instrument.

Delivery Methods

The delivery of this course is face-to-face in a combination of classroom and practical activities in a simulated environment.

Payment Options

Pay via EFTPOS/ direct payment.

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Hands-On Learning for Practical Mastery

Experience the power of hands-on learning, where theoretical knowledge seamlessly integrates with practical applications, preparing you for real-world challenges.

Cutting Edge Curriculum Aligned with Industry Demands

Our curriculum is not just up-to-date; it's meticulously crafted to align with the latest industry demands, ensuring you stay ahead in your field.

Guiding Your Journey to Professional Excellence

Our dedicated educators and support staff are committed to guiding every step of your journey, fostering an environment where professional excellence is not just achieved but expected.

Why Choose ATS RTO ?

With over 20 years experience delivering
training and assessment to the construction and rail industries, we pride ourselves on the quality of our training staff and coursework.

At ATS, we are dedicated to enhancing the skills and expanding the knowledge of
every student, with the objective of making your workplace a safer and more efficient environment.

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