Boom Lift/Scissor Lift Course Sydney

Depending on the type of equipment a person has been trained on, completion of the Yellow Card training course provides ‘evidence of training’ for following equipment:

Boom Lift (under 11m), Scissor Lift, Vertical Lift, Trailer Lift or Truck Mount.

The course is commonly known as the Yellow Card.

IMPORTANT: This is not a Traffic Controller Yellow Card course. This course does not cover Boom Type lifts over 11m platform heights.


6 Hours + Breaks




Prepaid Special $330

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Course Overview

Operate elevating work platform RIIHAN301D

  • Certificate Issued on the Day
  • 6 Hours
  • In Person
  • Nationally Accredited

The Yellow Card course is an accredited course that is both specific to a particular model of equipment and to the Elevating Work Platforms (EWP) in general.

Edway is Nationally Recognised & Accepted
by all Employers

Nationally Recognised Yellow Card Training


To comply with the primary duty of care requirements of WHS Act 2011 and WHS Regulations 2011, a Person Conducting a Business or Undertaking (PCBU) must provide information, training, instruction or supervision that is necessary to protect all persons from risks to their health and safety arising from work carried out as part of conduct of business or undertaking.

Depending on the type of equipment a person has been trained on, completion of the Yellow Card training course provides ‘evidence of training’ for following equipment: Boom Lift (under 11m), Scissor Lift, Vertical Lift, Trailer Lift or Truck Mount.

Yellow Card course is an accredited course that is both specific to a particular model of equipment and to the Elevating Work Platforms (EWP) in general.
This training course covers operation of elevating work platforms in the resources and infrastructure industires. It consists of planning and preparing for operations, working from the platform, carrying out maintenance and cleaning up.

Following topics are covered:

  • requirements, procedures and instructions for operating elevating work platforms (EWPs)
  • implementation of requirements, procedures and techniques for the safe, effective and efficient completion of operating EWPs
  • working with others to undertake and complete the operation of EWPs that meet all of the required outcomes
  • consistent timely completion of operating EWPs in safe, effective and efficient manner that meets required outcomes.

To successfully complete the course, participants are required to successfully complete verbal, written and practical assessments.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive:

  • Statement of Attainment
  • Elevating Work Platform Assosiation ‘Trained Operator’ Yellow Card ( the card is specific to the type of EWP participants have been trained in, i.e. Boom Lift under 11m, Scissor Lift, Vertical Lift, Trailer Lift or Truck Mount)

Course Requirements

  1. Identification. Participants are required to provide suitable identification.
  2. Minimum Age. Participants must be over 18 years of age.
  3. Basic understanding of English language. Participants are required to have basic understanding, reading and writing English skills.



(Entry to premises will not be allowed if you fail to bring/wear the items above).

Course Location

WETHERILL PARK Unit 1, 108 Newton Road, Wetherill Park NSW 2164
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Training Provider Information

The course is delivered and certificates are issued by the Cobra Training Services (RTO No 91601).

Cobra Training Service is approved by Australian Skills and Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver this training course.

Important USI Requirement

From 1 January 2015, every student who undertakes nationally recognised Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Australia is required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Students can use their USI to access their enrolment and achievement record from a single online source. The USI is made up of ten numbers and letters. A USI account will contain all of a student’s nationally recognised training records and results since 1 January 2015.


  • Edway Training will verify your USI before a certificate or statement can be issued.
  • You can apply for your USI after completing this registration process here


We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we’re typically asked, along with our responses.

Can Centrelink pay for my course?

Centrelink does not make payments directly to training organisations for participants’ courses. What you will have to do is register with a local job agency, your case worker will make the booking with us on your behalf as well as arrange payment.

Can I pay for my course in instalments?

All courses must be paid for in full either at the time of booking or at the time of registration. Our training course prices are extremely competitive and high quality. We aim to make them as affordable as possible while still providing superior training solutions.

After my course, can you find me work?

We are closely tied with Edway Labour Hire, a recruitment company specialising in short term labour hire in the construction industry. If you are interested in applying, please see one of our friendly staff members.

What if I struggle with English?

For all our courses, a basic to intermediate understanding of the English language is required. Some courses allow the use of translators or interpreters, it is best to check the course requirements before making a booking. If we suspect you may struggle to understand the course content, you will be asked to complete an English test.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept VISA/Mastercard payments as well as EFTPOS or cash. We can invoice your company, however, this needs to be arranged prior to your course.

What is your cancellation policy?

Generally, we require 48 business hours notice in order to cancel a booking. Changes to class times are allowed, but not within 48 hours of the class commencing.

Our trainers are here to help

Sibby Ilzhofer

Sibby has been a trainer for the last 20 years in various industries. Since 2010, she has become a VET sector specialist, specialising in Certificate IV in Training and Assessing, Leadership and Management, Work Health and Safety and First Aid.

Gino Debono

Gino Debono coming from the fire fighting background and was responsible for training of junior fire fighters, leading station drill and lecturing at schools. He’s passionate about training whether as a paid professional or as a volunteer.

Mehmet Obul

Mehmet Obul is one of Edway’s longest standing trainers. Training for us since 2010, Mehmet comes from a vast background from being a Doctor in China and having 15+ years in the construction industry.

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Our 6 Hour course fits neatly into busy schedules. See our dates and times from 7:30am – 2pm each day.

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Edway Training is a well-established, Australian based short courses training provider. We specialise in courses for construction, health and hospitality industries.

We have a solid reputation for running quality Group Training Programs across Sydney, NSW and Melbourne, VIC. Edway Training is committed to providing quality training at affordable prices. We are very flexible with the time and dates of the delivery of the courses and will do our best to accommodate your schedule. If the course can’t be delivered at your location, we can organise a special class for your group at one of our offices.

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