Excavator Training Courses Melbourne

This machine is commonly used on building, civil construction and landfill sites.  Operators require a certificate of competency.

In this Excavator course you will learn the skills to conduct excavator operations. 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 course will teach you the skills to:

  • Operate the excavator and use attachments
  • Understand excavator types and characteristics
  • Understand excavator capabilities and limitations
  • Calculate safe working loads
  • Interpret drawings and sketches
  • Apply site and equipment safety requirements
  • Carry out basic earthworks calculation

Units of Competency:

  •     RIIMPO320B - Conduct civil construction excavator operations

Important Information:

Duration - 1-2 days (dependent on experience)

  • Flexible delivery
  • This course can be delivered to accommodate learning styles and employment arrangements
  • Weekday and Weekends available

Assessment Method:

  • Written activities, verbal questions, observation and practical demonstration

Additional Information:

  • Upon successful completion of this course, you will be issued with a nationally accredited statement of attainment

Eligibility:

  • Age: Minimum 15 years and 9 months

Fees:

  • Fee for service - $550.00 pp