Plant Familiarisation Training Course

Plant Familiarisation Training Course

This is not a VOC, operator training or competency assessment. Candidates must already hold evidence of training for relevant class of equipment.

Other Requirements

The 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. Candidates must provide evidence of training for relevant class of equipment.


“When operating models different to those used in the training and assessment, the operator should be provided with familiarisation training on the specific EWP they will be operating, due to the design differences between manufacturers and even models by the same manufacturer.” - SafeWork SA

Participants gain an understanding of the various functions of specific make and model of plant.


A Certificate of Attendance or Plant Familiarisation Card detailing the specific make and model of items of plant.