This unit covers the conduct excavator operations in the civil construction industry. It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operating the machine; lifting, carrying and placing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the machine; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.
This Excavator Course unit is appropriate for those working in mobile plant operator roles, at worksites within:
– Civil construction
Operator license issued by OHS authority may be required in some states or territories and some excavators must be registered to drive and operate on public roads.
Total number of hours: 80