Course Information

Conduct hydraulic excavator operations

This course offers the information and skills that you need operate a hydraulic excavator.

Course Details

Duration: 2 Days + Logbook if required

Price: $ 450

Units of Competency

  • RIIMPO301D – Conduct hydraulic excavator operations

Funding Options

This course is also available as part of the Queensland Government initiative Certificate 3 Guarantee – RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations under the VET Investment Program. For further details and information please contact Coal Train.
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Course Information

This course develops the participant’s skills and knowledge required to conduct hydraulic excavator operations in the coal and metalliferous mining and extractive industries.  This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.

This course offers the following information and skills that you need operate a hydraulic excavator:

  •  Participants will:
    1. Plan and prepare for hydraulic excavator operations
    2. Operate hydraulic excavator
    3. Carry out operator maintenance
    4. Clear work area and dispose of or recycle materials
    5. Manage and/or report hazards, and maintain a safe working environment
    6. Process written records

This course is also available as part of the Queensland Government initiative Certificate 3 Guarantee – RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations under the VET Investment Program. For further details and information please contact Coal Train.

Course Requirements

  • Participants must be able to read and write basic English (Workplace Health & Safety Requirement)
  • Minimum of 17 years of age
  • Wear steel cap safety boots
  • Hi-Vis Shirt (Hi-Vis vest can be supplied for training use)
  • Long Pants
  • Ear Plugs will be supplied
  • Hat and sunscreen

Participants must return a completed Student Enrolment Form and USI Consent Form (if applicable) prior to course commencement.