Elevating Work Platform – EWP Training

RIIHAN301D – Operate elevating work platform

Course Options

1 day Training and Assessment Course

Boom or Scizzor Lift

  • Lots of practical experience
  • Minimum numbers required
  • Course booked on demand


Cost with CITB Funding :$225.00

Cost (No CITB Funding):$295.00  

1 Day Training and Assessment Course

Boom and Scizzor Lift

  • Lots of practical experience
  • Minimum numbers required
  • Course booked on demand


Cost with CITB Funding: $220.00

Cost (No CITB Funding): $350.00

What is involved

This course offers the information and skills you need to become an Elevating Work Platform (EWP) Operator and obtain a EWPA Yellow Card. It provides basic training in the safe operation of EWPs. It covers the following skills and knowledge:

  • Record and maintain information
  • Assess ground conditions
  • Complete the positioning, stabilising, set up of EWPs
  • Operate and control an EWP
  • Apply risk assessment and hazard control
  • Use and interpret manufacturer’s specifications and data
  • Identify problems and equipment faults
  • Commonwealth, state or territory WHS legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Ability to read and comprehend manufacturer’s instructions, procedures and safety signs
  • Understanding of EWP operations and operating techniques
  • Emergency procedures and safety equipment
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the process and with equipment and adjustments required for correction

    What you get at the end

    On successful completion you will be issued with:

    • Statement of Attainment (RIIHAN301D – Operate elevating work platform)
    • ‘Yellow Card’ issued the Elevating Work Platform Association of Australia Incorporated.

      What you need to bring

      • Photo ID
      • Steel capped boots

      What the course will cover

      • Appropriate National Legislative requirements
      • Site and equipment safety requirements
      • Equipment characteristics, technical capabilities and limitations
      • Elevating work platform operational procedures
      • Risk Management related to elevating work platforms
      • Requirements and constraints related to elevating work platforms

      What is involved

      Assessment methods are:

      • written theory
      • practical observation

      If you have any literacy problems please advise ACMT Operator Training Staff at the point of Application.

      One on One Training – Flexible Booking Dates – Quality Machines

      Book on a date that suits you, get lots of experience and learn on some of the latest equipment!

      Bookings Essential

      Contact us or fill out an enquiry form

      Opening Hours

      8am - 5pm Monday-Friday




      08 8240 5523

      Training Site

      27 Veitch Road OSBORNE SA 5017

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