Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist - CPCCLHS3001

Personnel Hoist


  • Full: $680        
  • CITB: $300       


  • 16 hours / 2 days


  • 8:00am - 4:30pm

Course Objective:

  • To provide participants with the skills and knowledge to undertake activities related to Hoist operation as defined by the WHS Regulations 2012.

Unit of Competency:

  • CPCCLHS3001 – Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist

Course Content:

  • Plan task
  • Select and prepare equipment
  • Conduct hoist operations
  • Shut down and secure hoist


  • Theory & Practical Exam
  • Assessment to National Assessment Instrument is provided as part of the course

Course Award:

  • Statement of Attainment

Course Prerequisites:

  • Participants must provide identification and be 18 years of age or over 
  • Ability to use and understand basic English
  • Ability to use and understand basic Maths
  • Able to work at heights

Please Note:

  • Participants must be deemed competent to be signed off for their National High Risk Work Licence
  • Personal Protective Equipment to be worn e.g. Hard hat, safety footwear, high visibility vest/clothing
  • This licence also covers the operation hoists requiring a Materials Hoist (HM) licence
  • All delivery/assessment costs included
  • Cost of licence fee to SafeWork SA on successful completion is NOT included
  • All students will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to receive their certificates and or cards. Click here to apply for your USI or bring your ID (Driver's Licence, Passport, Medicare Card, Birth Certification or Immicard) on the first day of training to apply at CITC. For more information, go to 

Need More Information or Want To Make A Group Booking:

  • Still have questions about the course or need to make a group onsite or offsite booking (Corporate Course). Send an enquiry via the Course Enquiry button below, telephone (08) 8301 4500 or via our Contact Us page 

Ready to Enrol:

  • Simply click the Enrol Now button below to complete an online enrolment form. The CITC will get back to you promptly to advise the outcome of your online enrolment or should we require further information from you. Or alternatively, please telephone (08) 8301 4500 to speak to an Enrolments Officer

***The CITC advises that course dates and times are subject to change and course enrolments are subject to availability. 

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About the CITB:

The CITB is a whole-of-industry led organisation that provides support to attract, train and retain South Australian building and construction workers by providing leadership in training and skills development.


  • Provides access to subsidised training for apprentices, their employers and workers in the industry;
  • Promotes and supports careers in construction;
  • Advises the SA Government on industry training;
  • Supports training, innovation, research and planning;
  • Attracts our future workforce through vocational training in schools by supporting the doorways2construction™ program.

Short Course Training:

The objective of CITB’s Short Course Training program is to raise the level of skill in the construction industry workforce by engaging Eligible Persons in training and skill development activities. CITB facilitates training opportunities and endeavours to ensure that CITB funded training meets both quality standards and industry requirements.

Each financial year, Eligible Persons with an approved CITB number can obtain up to $3,000 of training subsidies off any CITB endorsed short course, with a CITB endorsed training provider.
To obtain the short course subsidises, an approved CITB number must be provided to the training provider upon enrolment.


Code Course Location Start Date Finish Date Available Places
CPCCLHS3001 Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist CITC - Regency Park 25-07-2024 26-07-2024 0 Fully Booked
CPCCLHS3001 Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist CITC - Regency Park 01-08-2024 02-08-2024 0 Fully Booked
CPCCLHS3001 Licence to Operate a Personnel and Materials Hoist CITC - Regency Park 19-09-2024 20-09-2024 6