This unit covers conducting rigid haul truck operations in the resources and infrastructure industries. It includes: planning and preparing for operations; operating the haul truck; loading, hauling and dumping materials; and carrying out post-operational procedures.
Haul trucks covered by this unit are off-highway trucks and may include: diesel-mechanical, diesel-electric, rigid body, articulated and belly dump. This unit is appropriate for those working in mobile plant operator roles, at worksites within:
– Civil construction – Coal mining
– Extractive industries – Metalliferous mining
Total number of hours: 40