Backhoe Operator Training

RIIMPO319E - Conduct backhoe/loader operations

COURSE OVERVIEW

This unit covers the conducting backhoe/loader operations in the civil construction industry. It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operating backhoe/loaders; lifting, carrying and placing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the backhoe/loaders; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.

Our point of difference here at Diggerman Training is that we are also a large earthmoving company, which operates all over Queensland.

This means that we are part of the industry, in touch with its needs and trends.

Our extremely experienced trainers maintain their industry currency by also being part of the operational earthmoving teams.

They will use this knowledge to train you to the highest standard.

Persons who are working in, or intend to work in the building, road maintenance, mining and/or construction industries operating a backhoe to perform various tasks.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Diggerman Training offers different backhoe/loader courses tailored to suit different students needs based on experience and other factors such as time, having access to your own machine and/or to allow students the maximum amount of practical time on the machine.

Students will learn to operate a backhoe in a safe and efficient manner. The course will include the following:

  • Plan and prepare
  • Conduct machine pre-operational checks
  • Operate a backhoe
  • Lift, carry and place materials
  • Select, remove and fit attachments
  • Relocate the backhoe
  • Carry out machine operator maintenance
  • Clean up

Your training will be divided up into two parts firstly theory and once that is completed a practical section. After being taught both how to operate a backhoe correctly and all the required theoretical knowledge you will be tested on both areas.

Upon successful completion of the unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued. Participants will receive a wallet card consisting of one (1) nationally recognised unit of competency.

RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Long Sleeve Hi-Visibility Shirt (or Long Sleeve Shirt with a Hi-Visibility Vest), Long Pants, Steel Cap Safety Boots, Hard Hat (Optional), Safety Glasses (Optional).

Training is conducted at either our main office (13 Junction Drive Coolum, Queensland 4573) or at our off-site large practical training area near Bli Bli.

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This course is eligible for CSQ funding.