Accreditation of High Risk Work Licence Assessors - South Australia


You will need this accreditation if you intend to assess the competency of applicants for high risk work licences.

Accreditation is needed to conduct a competency assessment, issue a notice of satisfactory assessment, or undertake any other assessment tasks relating to high risk work licences. Your accreditation will specify the classes of high risk work licences that you are authorised to undertake assessments.

Classes of high risk work include:

  • basic scaffolding
  • intermediate scaffolding
  • advanced scaffolding
  • dogging
  • basic rigging
  • intermediate rigging
  • advanced rigging
  • tower crane
  • self-erecting tower crane
  • derrick crane
  • portal boom crane
  • bridge and gantry crane
  • vehicle loading crane
  • non-slewing mobile crane
  • slewing mobile crane
  • materials hoist
  • personal and material hoist
  • boom-type elevating work platform
  • concrete placing boom
  • reach stacker
  • forklift truck
  • order-picking forklift truck
  • standard boiler operation
  • steam turbine operation
  • reciprocating steam engine operation.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation, you must:

  • hold a current high risk licence for the relevant class of high risk work
  • have a minimum of two years industry and operational experience in each relevant class of high risk work
  • have successfully completed a recognised skills assessors course
  • be a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), or employed by an RTO or work in partnership with an RTO.


3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1441.00

Fees for 2023-24

General Duplicate Certificate All $134.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $1441.00

Fees for 2023-24

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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