Operate roller/compactor

RIIMPO205E

This unit covers operating of roller/compactors in metalliferous mining operations. It includes: planning and preparing for operations; carrying out compacting; and conducting housekeeping activities.

Course Overview

This course teaches the skills and knowledge required to operate roller/compactors to perform compaction activities.

The course applies to those working in site-based roles.

The Roller/Compactor Operations course covers roller & compactor operations in the mining sector. This includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; operation including compacting materials to pattern and density, sealing and finishing, relocating the machine; and carrying out operator maintenance and clean up.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, you must possess basic literacy and numeracy skills. You may be required to complete a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) indicator prior to enrolling.

If you have any concerns regarding the literacy or numeracy requirements, please contact student.services@civilsafety.edu.au for advice.

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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 20.

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.

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