SAFETY TRAINING for Equipment Operators

Excavator Safety Training Course Perth

RIIMPO208E  Operate Support Equipment



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Location and Frequency

Courses can only be conducted on client’s premises.

Duration and Costs

One day training and assessment for experienced operators. Please contact Equip-Safe to discuss options and for on-site training costs.

Excavator Course – Main Content

The practical component conducted on client’s premises includes

  • Plan Work
    • Duty of care of all people in the workplace
    • Hazard identification and control measures 

o ‘Take 5’ Risk Assessment

  • Pre operational checks in line with site procedures / operator’s manual
    • Conduct routine checks
    • Check controls and equipment
  • Operate as per manufacturer’s instructions (operator’s manual)
    • Demonstrate knowledge of the operating controls of the excavator
    • Shift load – Operate the excavator to:
      • Fill bucket efficiently
      • Dump soil/material on a pile
      • Dig trench to specified depth
        • Maintain level base of trench
      • Load a truck or hopper (if applicable)
  • Shut down equipment and secure site

Construction Training Fund Rebate

The Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.


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