Accredited Certificate Assessor - South Australia

Service summary

Persons intending to assess individuals wishing to perform prescribed occupations, or operating load-shifting equipment (High Risk Work) must become an Accredited Certificate Assessor.

An 'Assessor Information Package' is available from the agency direct. This applies to both applicants for registration as certificate assessors, and those seeking to assess competency of operators.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Applicants for accreditation as an assessor are required to satisfy the following criteria:

  • demonstrated experience as an operator of the class(es) of equipment
  • attainment of work place assessor status
  • knowledge of the OHS & W Regulations and relevant legislation
  • knowledge of the assessment process
  • must hold relevant certificate for the class they are applying to assess for.


3 years.


2017-2018 fees:

cash, cheque, credit card.

Administering agency

Department of the Premier & Cabinet
SafeWork SA

Act(s) name

Work Health & Safety Act 2012 (SA) 2012 (South Australia)

Work Health & Safety Regulations 2012 (SA) 2012 (South Australia)

Contact details

Licensing Unit

Operating address:
Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick SA 5035
Mailing address:
GPO Box 465
Adelaide SA 5001



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