Backhoe Tickets & Training RIIMPO319E - Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Why Diggerman Training?

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 or linemarking teams.

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

Students will learn to…

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
  • Cleanup

Why should I attend?

Our training is designed for 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.

How long will the training take?

Diggerman Training offers different courses tailored to suit individual student needs based on their experience and other factors such as available time or if completing practical training in your own workplace. (Logbook)

Our courses are tailored to vary between one and five days depending on prior experience.

Who is eligible to undertake this training?

There are no prerequisites for this course.

How is the course conducted and assessed?

Your training will be divided up into two parts, theory and practical. After being taught both how to operate a backhoe correctly and all the required theoretical knowledge you will be tested in both areas.

Qualification outcomes:

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

Unit of competency:

RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Dress requirements:

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).

Student Handbook

Student Handbook

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Location & Facilities

Location & Facilities

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.