Slewing Mobile (<= 60 tonnes) Crane Operation Course

These training units involve the skills and knowledge required to follow and apply various crane safety procedures, and work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) procedures when carrying out crane operations.

Slewing Mobile (<= 60 tonnes) Crane Operation Course (C6)

UNIT TITLE: Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 60T)

About C6 Crane Operation

The C6 Crane is a slewing mobile crane with a capacity of up to 60 tonnes. This slewing incorporates a boom jib, which is capable of being slewed. Some of the duties a C6 crane operator would undertake are Prestart checks, general maintenance or servicing, set-up and Shut down and Operation of the crane.


  • You must be 18 years of age (as evidenced by photo ID – driver’s licence or passport)
  • Ability to understand, read and write English


  • Introduction and Legislation
  • Occupational Health & Safety regulation
  • Structural characteristics and stability limitations of the C6 (Slewing Mobile) crane
  • Identify workplace hazards, the application of appropriate hazard control measures
  • Principles of Slewing Mobile crane operation
  • Understanding communication with Dogman and other authorized personnel on site
  • Multi-crane hoisting
  • Lifting personnel in a work box


  • Conduct pre-start and post-operative equipment checks in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications
  • Communication with Dogman and other authorized personnel on site
  • Correct deployment of the crane’s outriggers in accordance with manufacturer’s instruction
  • Operation of the crane to raise, move and place loads using all relevant crane movements
  • Perform parking and shut down procedures


Competent candidates will be issued with a Certificate of Attainment in C6 Crane Operation and a nationally recognised WorkSafe 60-Day interim Licence. After paperwork is lodged with WorkSafe, a High Risk Licence will then be issued to you in due course.


5 Days


For a list of when these courses are scheduled to run, click Course Schedule.

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