EWPA Yellow Card, Licence to Operate a Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs , Competency Training on each specific type: Scissorlifts , Vertical Mast Lifts , Self Propelled Boomlifts etc

Elevating Work Platform ( EWP ) Training in Brisbane : EWPA Yellow Card & Licence to Operate a Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs Courses at JLG Industries (Australia) Qld Head Office at Eagle Farm.


JLG Industries, Inc. is the world's leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment.

Under the Australian Standards for MEWP's AS2550.10 'Safe use of MEWP's'.

Only a competent person must be involved in the operation of the 'specific' type of EWP under consideration ie: Scissorlifts, Vertcial Mast Lifts, Self Propelled Boomlifts, Truck Mounted Lifts etc.

Under current WHS/OHS Legislation Operators of Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs must hold the Licence to Perform High Risk Work - WP Code ( Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs ).

The WP LHRW is the minimum level of competency to operate these types of EWP's.

The LHRW Holder still needs to be trained in the specific Boom Type EWP under consideration.

A PCBU ( Employer ) under current WHS Legislation has a duty of care to provide training,instruction and supervision to ensure the health and safety of their workers.

The Designers and Manufacturers of the various EWP's also require the operators to be trained and deem competent in the specific type of EWP as outlined in the Manufacturers Operators Manual.


Contact information

  • Address
    • EWP Training Facility
      JLG Industries ( Australia )
      223 Fison Avenue West
      Eagle Farm Qld 4009

      PO Box 105 Chermside South Qld 4032
  • Phone
  • Email

Accreditated Trainer & Assessor

We are accrediated to deliver the following EWPA & TSHA Courses.

  • EWPA Yellow Card ( RIIHAN30ID) for EWP Operations - VL , SL ,BL ,TL & TM Modules.
  • TSHA Gold Card ( RIIHAN309E) for Telescopic Handler Operations.

OHS Training & Consultancy Services is also aligned with  RTO # 91390 to deliver the following Licence to Perform High Risk Work Courses.

  • TLILIC2005 -Licence to Operate a Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs.
  • TLILIC2001 - Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck.

Please refer to the flyers for further more information or contact us on 0417669048 or at ohstraining1@bigpond.com.


EWPA Yellow Card (RIIHAN301D)Training

Listed below are the types of EWP training on offer:

  • Vertical Mast Lifts
  • Scissorlifts (Slab and Rough Terrain)
  • Trailer Mounted Boomlifts
  • Self Propelled Boomlifts (Telescopic and Articulated)
  • Vehicle Mounted Boomlifts

AS2550.10 EWP Training Requirements

To comply with the Australian Standards AS2550.10 the 'Safe use of MEWP's.

Only Competent persons shall be involved in the Operation of the MEWP.

Different Types of MEWP’s (eg: Self Propelled Boomlifts, Scissorlifts, Vehicle / Trailer Mounted, Vertical Mast Lifts etc.) require different competencies.

Appropriate training and qualifications should demonstrate competencies in the applicable type of MEWP under consideration.

It is also a Manufactuers Spec requirement that only a trained competent operator be involved in the operation of the specific type of MEWP.

EWPA Yellow Card, Licence to Operate a Boom Type EWP > 11mtrs  Courses.