Accreditation of High Risk Work Licence Assessors - Tasmania


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

  • conduct competency assessments
  • issue assessment summaries and interim high risk work licences.

Assessors will be accredited to assess the specific class of high risk work which include:

  • scaffolding work
  • dogging and rigging work
  • crane and hoist operation
  • reach stacking
  • forklift operation
  • pressure equipment 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:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • hold a current high risk licence for each class you intend to assess
  • have successfully completed the necessary assessor skill set (at least TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or its successor)
  • have at least two years of industry and operational experience for each class you intend to assess
  • be employed by, work in partnership with a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) or be an RTO.


3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Licensing Fees - High Risk Work (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2022 Tasmania

Approval time

120 business days

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.