Project Description

Backhoe Operator Course in Melbourne

UP TO 60 % OFF SELECTED COURSES

RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Prerequisites

There are no perquisites for these courses.

RTO Selection Criteria

We run 3 pathways/courses for our earthmoving machine units:

Students with Minimal or No Experienced (Beginner): We require you to hold a construction induction card or equivalent.

Students with Relevant Industry Experience (Experienced): We require you to hold a construction induction card  and candidates must have a minimum of 3 months industry experience in general construction, road construction or earthmoving.

Assessment only: For any students wanting up upgrade their current competencies to national coded earthmoving tickets, we require the either:

  • A state/NOHSC operator ticket
  • A letter from an employer (on a company letter head) verifying that the operator has at least 12 months of prior experience.

Once this is obtained students are then able to complete assessments only.

Participants must be able to converse and comprehend basic English. Participants will complete language, numeracy and literacy assessment on course commencement to assess their capacity to meet language requirements. Participants will also need to have the physical capacity to undertake the practical components of the earthmoving courses.

Units of Competency

Our Backhoe course requires satisfactory completion of the following unit of competency:

RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Key Course Information

  • OHS requirements and documentations
  • Pre and post operational checks
  • Hazard Identification and Control
  • Safe plant operation and techniques

Each course is facilitated by a member of our highly experienced training team in Melbourne, and includes trainer presentations and practical activities – so your participation will be required! Assessment activities include a knowledge test and satisfactory demonstration of practical skills in a simulated environment. At the end of the course you’ll receive a national Statement of Attainment to take on the job site.

Course Duration

The formal duration of the course is as follows:

  • Backhoe: 3 Days

These are run at our Rowville training facility in Melbourne or onsite.

Assessment only pathway is ran over half a day either in Rowville or on-site.

Pre learning may apply, contact the office for more information.

Course Cost

Beginners: $600 per machine

Experienced: $500 per machine

Book earthmoving courses in Melbourne

Achieving your earthmoving tickets is simple with CTG training courses. To enrol in a course in Melbourne, simply book online. If you have any questions about our training structure, contact our team on (03) 9763 5449.

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