Call now 0800 637 000


Truck Loader Crane and Slinging Regular Loads

This course is designed for operators with little to no experience or looking to obtain their unit standards. The full in-class experience. No pre-course for trainees, our Driver Trainers will go through both theory and practical training and assessment over two days. 

Operate Truck Loader Crane

Course Aim

To produce operators who can;

  • Identify on-site hazards and apply controls
  • Understand and deliver lift plans
  • Select lifting equipment and prepare loads for lifting
  • Demonstrate knot tying for tag lines
  • Understand TLC equipment and attachments
  • lift, move and place regular loads
  • Secure and prepare a TLC for road transport mode
  • Conduct daily and weekly checks on a TLC

Equipment Requirements

  • Certified truck loader crane 
  • Certified lift equipment. Slings/ chain slings/ shackles
  • Cones, and/or barriers to secure a safe practical training area
  • Two different types of loads
  • Training room adequate for the size of the course
  • You will need appropriate PPE this includes, hard covered shoes, hard-hat, and leather gloves 

Unit Standards and Structure 

Two days in-class covering:

  • Day one covering unit standard 30072 Prepare for and sling regular loads (the prerequisite to 16617)
  • Day two covering unit standard 16617 Use a truck loader crane to lift and place regular loads
  • *If you would prefer a blended approach with online learning, followed by in-class training and assessment this course can be reduced to one day. Ask our team about our blended course and pricing 

Truck Loader Crane Pre-Requisite

The pre-requisite for unit standard 16617 is 30072 Slinging regular loads.

Course Numbers and Pricing 

  • $3,200 plus GST ($3,680 including GST) per course
  • Truck hire from $450 plus GST ($517.50 including GST) per day where available
  • Course numbers one to four

This course is scheduled and tailored to your specific requirements.
Please use the "ENQUIRE NOW" button to contact us to arrange a session.



We’re happy to custom build a training programme to suit your needs. We can also run a private course at your premises (Minimum of 6 people).