Course Overview


Harness offers a one day Conduct Lifting Operations course which offers those in operational positions, the skills and knowledge required to Conduct Lifting Operations in the resources and infrastructure industries. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Statement of Attainment for RIIHAN203E

Learning Methods:

The mode of delivery for this course is face to face in a classroom environment as well as significant practical elements outside of the classroom. 

In the delivery of this course, our trainers focus on providing an individualised adult learning environment that considers the learner’s experience and employment history. 

Theory is presented in a supportive learner centered environment designed to provide functional theoretical knowledge that is directly applicable to real world tasks.

Learning materials provided include the Harness student handbook and participants will be advised in advance of attending the course if there are any materials to be provided by them.

The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation. 

Course Content

Throughout the Harness course our trainers will cover off the below operations ensuring a comprehensive understanding of both practical and theoretical elements. 

The Conduct Lifting Operations course focuses on three main areas which include:
  • Plan and prepare for lifting operations
  • Prepare for lifting
  • Move loads

Assessment Requirements 

  • Demonstrating knowledge of the below areas is necessary when conducting lifting operations:
  • Identifying appropriate approved scheme of training
  • Identifying and complying with site and equipment safety requirements
  • Determining and complying with equipment characteristics, technical capabilities and limitations
  • Identifying and complying with operational and maintenance procedures
  • Identifying, using and interpreting hand signals
  • Identifying and reporting potential hazards

More Information? 

Phone:   1800 HARNESS(1800 427 637) or   61 7 3292 0700 or

You can view our terms and conditions and student handbook here before making a decision to train with us.