EXCAVATOR OPERATIONS TRAINING
- 18 April 2020 - 31 January 2022
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Excavator Operations Training costs $850 per person
Standard Excavator Training Course:
A standard course includes 2 days of training and assessment. The training consists of face to face in a classroom training with practical machine activities outside.
Training dates could be organised at different times to suit you. Please contact us to see if this is achievable.
The amount of learning will be influenced by the capability, experience and prior knowledge and skills including the LLN level of each participant.
This unit includes the theoretical and practical components of Excavator operations in the civil construction industry.
It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operation of Excavator including stripping/ spreading topsoil and materials, lifting, loading vehicles, bulk excavations, trench excavation, battering, benching, mixing materials; stockpiling, changing attachments, relocating the Excavator; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.
The course is suitable for anyone who wishes to operate an Excavator within the Resources, Construction and Infrastructure industries.
There are no entry requirements for these courses.
Outcomes of Excavator Training:
On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued a ‘Statement of Attainment’ certifying competence of the unit. Participants will also be issued a wallet card on successful completion of the course
Course Delivery of Excavator Training:
Excavator operations in the classroom (face to face) training is conducted at the LT Training Nambour facility at PCYC Youth Avenue, Nambour QLD 4560.
The practical machine-hours training and assessment will be on a pre=arranged nearby facility or client premises.
Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable facilities.
LT Training offers RPL only to clients who have had considerable documented experience operating an Excavator. For example, if the client holds the previous Work Health and Safety licence with current evidence of operating the machine.
Full payment for the course must be made at the time of booking.
Further Information on Excavator Training:
All training aids and safety equipment are provided for use as required. Maximum student numbers exist depending on the facility.
Participants who successfully complete this course will be able to operate an excavator in the civil, construction and resources industry. The level of work performed will be due to the operator’s experience.
Please take the time to familiarise yourself with our Student Handbook which contains loads of information for our students including our policies and terms and conditions. The handbook will be in hardcopy format available with your face to face training. If you have any questions at all, we are happy to help.
This course goes hand in hand with Front End Loader Operations.
LT Training primarily uses PCYC venues that are non-for-profit and give back to the local community. We run ‘Working at heights‘, ‘Confined space training‘, ‘Operate and maintain chainsaws‘, ‘White card‘, and ‘ACDC chemical licensing‘ at PCYC’s.
Our certificates are run anywhere in Queensland by doing online and face to face training. These courses include CERT II IN HORTICULTURE AHC20416, CERTIFICATE III IN PARKS AND GARDENS AHC31016, CERTIFICATE III IN PRODUCTION HORTICULTURE AHC30616, CERTIFICATE III IN BUSINESS BSB30115, CERTIFICATE II IN BUSINESS BSB20115, CERT I IN CONSTRUCTION CPC10111, CERTIFICATE II IN AGRICULTURE AHC20116.