EWP (Scissor Lift)

EWP (Scissor Lift)

RIIHAN301E - Operate elevating work platform (Scissor Lift)

Assessment and Course Delivery

Experience Required
  • Assessment is both theory and practical: 1-day face to face (8 hours).
  • Courses are run on demand at our site at 336 Diment Road, Burton SA 5110.
Course Fees
  • Cost $320 (without CITB eligible worker ID Number)
  • Cost $60 (with CITB eligible worker ID Number)

Cost per participant includes learning materials, assessment materials (theory & practical) and issue of the statement of attainment. Tea, coffee and water are provided.

To find out if you are eligible for CITB funding please contact the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) on (08) 8172 9500.

Course Objective

This course is designed to provide the participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to operate an elevating work platform (scissor lift) in a safe and competent manner in line with workplace requirements in the building and construction industry.

Course Outcome

On successful completion participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform and a wallet sized card.

Course Content

  • Plan and prepare for operating an elevating work platform
  • Operate elevating work platform in line with established requirements to complete work activity
  • Conduct housekeeping activities


  • Students must be 18 years of age and able to speak, read and understand basic English to communicate to a level in order to perform their duties safely.
  • Students must be comfortable to work at heights up to 11m (please note – a working at heights ticket is not required in order to complete this course).
  • Students must provide photo identification upon enrolment in the course (e.g. driver’s licence; passport or proof of age card).
  • Students must wear personal protective equipment while attending the course including long sleeve shirt, steel capped boots and long trousers.
  • Students must have a unique student identifier (USI) to obtain their nationally accredited certificate or qualification. To apply for a USI go to www.usi.gov.au.
  • Students are required to read the learning materials prior to attending the course.
  • If you have any concerns re: literacy and numeracy, please advise our staff at first point of contact. Support services are available free of charge.


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