Backhoe Operations covers the conducting backhoe/loader operations in the civil construction industry. It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operating backhoe/ loaders; lifting, carrying and placing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the backhoe/ loaders; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.
Verification of Competency
Backhoe Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
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For further information about onsite training for this course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact us on 1300 700 080 or Apply Online.
Backhoe Operations Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
This course is suitable for those who wish to operate a backhoe within the Resources, Construction, Horticulture, Transport and Infrastructure industries.
Units of Competency
RIIMPO319D Conduct backhoe/loader operations
The backhoe are used across a range of industries including building and construction, horticulture, civil and resource industries
This unit forms part of the qualification RII30809 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operation