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.
RIIMPO320F – Conduct civil construction excavator operations
This course teaches the skills and knowledge required to operate excavator operations to lift carry and place materials.
Thie course applies to those working in site based roles.
This Excavator course will also qualify you for jobs in:
This is a popular course with jobs in high demand. The holder of an excavator license is highly sought after in the construction industry. This qualification opens up a wide variety of building and construction jobs.
You will learn how to:
Plan and prepare for excavator operations.
Lift, carry and place materials
Select, remove and fit attachments.
Relocate the excavator.
Carry out machine operator maintenance.
Be able to read and write basic English (Workplace Health and Safety requirement)
Pass a language, literacy & numeracy assessment (LLN)
Minimum 18 years of age (Workplace Health and Safety requirement)
Provide photo identification
The course alone does not provide sufficient skill to independently load and unload equipment. To perform this activity safely, personnel must either complete or be assisted by someone who has completed RIIHAN308F Load and Unload Plant or equivalent.
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- Face to Face
- RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning)
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- Group bookings
- Bundle packages available
Nominal (supervised) hours represent the supervised structured learning and assessment activity required to sufficiently address the content of each course (acknowledging that progress can vary between learners).
This course has nationally agreed nominal hours of 200.
The volume of learning identifies the duration of all activities required to achieve the learning outcomes of the course, including all training and learning activities such as guided learning, individual study, learning activities in the workplace and assessment activities.
The time taken to complete this course may vary due to contributing factors such as previous experience.