EWPA Yellow Card Training

EWPA Yellow Card Training

Get your Yellow Card for operating elevated work platforms, whether you are operating a scissor lift or vertical lift, for heights under 11m.

Other Requirements

Ability to read and correctly interpret complex signage; speak clearly and unambiguously in English; and to explain, describe and verify sometimes complex needs and issues. Writing is required to the level of completing workplace forms.
Restricted card issued to applicants 16 – 17 years of age. Persons under 16 years of age are not eligible.
Photo ID


Certificate of Completion (issued by Coates Hire)
Statement of Attainment for RIIHAN301B – optional at an extra cost (issued by the EWPA)
Trainee Photo Card (issued by the EWPA)


This course covers theory and practical work against the unit of competence RIIHAN301B – operating elevated work platforms. Content includes:

  • Safety features
  • Operating requirements
  • Pre operational check procedures
  • AS2550.10
  • Set up, operation and shutting down procedures

Assessment Process

  • Problem solving activities
  • Problem solving questions (written)
  • Short answer questions (written)
  • Work “type” activities
  • Observation of practical skills
  • Recognition of prior learning

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