Overview

This excavator and skid steer course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to operate a civil construction excavator and skid steer loader (also known as a bobcat).

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Conducting pre-operational checks
  • Bulk excavation
  • Backfilling
  • Trench extraction
  • Stockpiling
  • Battering and benching
  • Stripping/spreading topsoil and materials
  • Lifting, carrying and placing materials
  • Selecting, removing and fitting atatchments
  • Basic machine operator maintenance
  • Relocating machines

As this course covers two (2) units of competency, please note that classes may not run consecutively.

Training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

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CSQ_ Funded Training Provider

This course is suitable for those working in site based roles who are required to use an excavator to lift, carry and place materials and a skid steer loader to load, haul and distribute materials.  It is not suitable for those who need to independently load and unload equipment. For those who need to do so, completion of RIIHAN308F Load and unload plant (or equivalent) is recommended in conjunction with this course.

A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competency will be issued:

RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations
RIIMPO320F Conduct civil construction excavator operations

 

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Package
2 Days - $900

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5 Days - $1499

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Select a start date

Package
5 Days - $1499

Register your interest in this course and our facility will contact you to discuss training options and times.

Perth Facility Map of Site Skills Training

Perth Facility

72-80 Belgravia St,
Belmont, Perth WA 6104

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz


National Sales Manager


Andrew Helene

State Sales Manager

West Brisbane Site Skills Training Facility Map

West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

North Brisbane Site Skill Training Facility map

North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

We have worked with the best in the industry.

We work with companies who view industrial training as more than just a means to maintain compliance, it’s an opportunity to improve efficiency, improve safety and avoid down-time.

Industry Partner for Site Skills Training -BHP
Industry Partner-Conoco Phillips
Industry Partner-Oil Search
Industry Partner- Origin
Site Skills Training Industry Partner-Rio Tinto
Industry Training Partner- Santos
Industry Training Partner- Urban Utilities Queensland