RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform + Yellow Card Mitchell, ACT – ohs.com.au

RIIHAN301E Operate elevating work platform (+ EWPA Yellow Card) - Mitchell, Canberra

  • $330.00

Welcome to the Elevating Work Platform (EWP) Nationally Recognised Training in Canberra.

About this course

Training Provider: AlertForce (RTO 91826)

Location: Unit 2, 42-44 Essington St Mitchell ACT 2911

Course length: 4 hours

Time: 8.30am - 12.30pm 

Elevating Work Platforms Training Canberra

An elevating platform is a portable construction equipment that can be used to transport workers, tools, and small quantities of material to elevated positions. An EWP is an elevated platform that has built-in control systems, a boom-like structure, and a frame or chassis.

There are many types of EWP in the construction equipment market. However, they can be classified into one of two categories: Scissor type or Boom type.

Features of this training include:

- Statement of Attainment in RIIHAN301E on successful completion

- A Wallet ID Card is also issued on successful completion

- EWPA Yellow Card

- Delivery by our RTO partner, AlertForce RTO Code 91826.

This training addresses the theoretical and practical component of elevated work. This training will give you the practical skills required to perform work at heights as per the unit of competency. To achieve accreditation, you must complete an in-person training session with a trainer accredited to deliver work at heights training.

If you perform work at heights before completing your in-person training you could endanger your safety and the safety of those around you.

This course delivers the components of RIIHAN301E Operate Elevating Work Platform (previously commonly known as RIIHAN301D) and will provide you with information and practical support about the following topics:

  1. Plan and prepare for operating an elevating work platform
  2. Conduct work activities from an elevating work platform
  3. Carry out operator maintenance
  4. Clean up




  1. Access, interpret and apply elevating work platforms documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant
  2. Obtain, read, interpret, clarify and confirm work requirements
  3. Select and wear personal protective equipment appropriate for work activities
  4. Identify and select any required tools and equipment, check for serviceability and rectify or report, verbally or in writing, any faults prior to commencement
  5. Perform pre-start and post-start inspections/checks
  6. Coordinate activities with others prior to commencement of, and during, the work activity
  7. Identify and address potential risks, hazards and environmental issues, and implement control measures
  8. Obtain and interpret emergency procedures, and be prepared for fire/accident/emergency


  1. Stabilise elevating work platform
  2. Place tools and equipment into bucket/platform
  3. Use approved safety devices, ensure safety of personnel and surrounding site
  4. Act on or report, verbally or in writing, monitoring systems and alarms
  5. Recognise and respond to hazardous and emergency situations
  6. Complete work and shut-down in accordance with agreed work plan


  1. Carry out work platform inspections and fault finding
  2. Carry out routine operational servicing, lubrication and housekeeping tasks in accordance with manufacturer's instructions and site authorised procedures and practices
  3. Carry out minor operator maintenance to manufacturer's instructions and site requirements
  4. Process written records


  1. Clear work area and reuse, recycle or dispose of materials
  2. Check, clean, maintain and store plant, tools and equipment

Activities and quizzes are part of your knowledge assessment. They must be successfully completed to complete the course. You must also upload video evidence of performing of relevant tasks required.

A Statement of Attainment is issued on successful completion of the course and you are required to be deemed competent by our qualified trainer and assessor. It is also recommended that training is conducted every 2 years to stay refreshed depending on the requirement from the owner of your business (PCBU).

Entry requirements:

1. You must upload 100 points of ID

2. 18 years or older

Refresher training (VOC)

1. You must upload a previously issued with a Statement of Attainment (or wallet card) by an RTO less than 5 years ago or be able to present a CV that demonstrates industry currency.

NOTE: this training is suitable as refresher if you have previously obtained a Unit of Competency in any of these qualifications:

  • RIIHAN301E Operate Elevating Work Platform
  • RIIHAN301D Operate Elevating Work Platform (and/or)
  • EWPA Yellow Card / Ticket
  • RIIHAN301B Operate elevating work platform

You need to previously have held the RIIHAN301E (or equivalent) Statement of Attainment or EWPA ticket. That statement along with this Refresher Training serves as your refresher evidence. 

For more information on this VOC course visit here.