Star Training & Assessing is Worksafe accredited to deliver EWP training and assessment in VIC. This nationally recognised unit of competency is designed to provide students with the ability to operate an elevated work platform (EWP) safely and arm them with the knowledge and skills required to obtain a ‘National High Risk Work License, Class WP’. The national guidelines stipulate a WP licence is required for the use of all types of elevated work platforms with a boom reach of 11 metres and above.
Knowledge Assessment – Includes a written and mathematical assessment. Study guides will be sent to participants prior to the course.
Practical Assessment – Hazard identification and hazard prevention, conduct pre-operational checks, conduct post- start checks, safe operation of the EWP, practical obstacle course, advanced obstacle operation and shutting down and securing the EWP.
Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age, documentary evidence and proof of age is required before course commencement.
Participants must have sufficient knowledge of the English language and basic numeracy skills to complete the written and mathematical assessment.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be issued with a ‘statement of attainment’ and ‘notice of assessment’ (L2 form) which they take to an Australia Post outlet along with a $60 payment, 100 points of ID (Australian ID) and passport photo. The five year licence will then be sent by Worksafe Victoria, which should be received within approximately 3 weeks of lodgement.
On-site at your workplace, or alternatively at our Melbourne training facility – Unit 9/381 Bayswater Road, Bayswater 3153.
One or two days, depending on experience.
On-site at your workplace $540 per person (Beginners) or $390 per person (Experienced)
Bayswater training facility $400 per person (Beginners) or $355 per person (Experienced)