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Get the skills to safely operate elevating work platforms including cranes, rigging and scaffolding equipment. This one-day short course is a great way to give you the skills to get ahead in your career. Course details

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Cairns, Townsville Trade Training Centre

Key dates and info


Part time: 1 day / 8 hours
Full time: 1 day / 8 hours per day

Course details


  • Full Fee $270
  • Subsidised $110
  • Concession $110

Cost details

1300 656 959

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How to enrol

Key dates

Cairns Any time Full time / 8 hours per day Classroom
Townsville Trade Training Centre 24 Apr 2018 Part time / 8 hours Classroom
5 Jun 2018 Part time / 8 hours Classroom

Entry requirements

Refer to the attached eligibility kit for CSQ funding.


Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets
Manunda QLD 4870

Townsville Trade Training Centre
763 Ingham Road
Townsville QLD 4818

Resources required

Please be aware that you will also be required to supply the following items at your cost:

  • Broad brimmed hat for all outdoor activities
  • Steel capped safety boots are required while engaged in work activities and while students are in designated areas of TAFE
  • Long sleeved shirts are highly recommended * Singlet tops are not allowed.
  • A calculator, pens (preferably blue and black ink), pencils, eraser, whiteout (optional) and/or ruler
  • Ring binder folder/s and plastic sleeves or other types of folders to store own workbooks and other work material


Cairns campus: 1 day theory workshop; 8:30am – 4:00pm; on a date will be negotiated by teacher

Townsville campus: 1 day workshop; 8:00 - 4:00pm

NOTE: 60 logged hours must be gained prior to practical being completed within 6 months.

Relevant documents:


TLID3035 Operate a boom type elevating work platform Mandatory


Not all electives available at all campuses

Students ineligible for CSQ Funding will be required to pay the full fee.  CSQ eligible students will pay $110 in contribution fees.



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The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


TLID3035 Operate a boom type elevating work platform

Job prospects

  • Plant Operators
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

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Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.


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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 20 February 2018

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