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Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations – RIIMPO320F

TRAIN ME RTO will only be running the Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations (RIIMPO320F) to private group bookings.

For all enquiries regarding this course, please reach out to us on (02) 9733 3600 or email us at enquiries@trainme.com.au.

A private course would require minimum 5 students and access to relevant machinery.

This course is designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to conduct excavator operations safely within the civil construction, rail infrastructure and mining industries. It includes planning and preparing for operations; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operating the excavator; lifting, carrying and placing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the excavator; carrying out operator maintenance and cleaning up.

Course duration: 1 Day for experienced participants or 2 days for beginner participants.

Learning Outcomes

Planning & preparing

Conducting machine pre-operational checks

Hazard identification, assess risks and control measures

Systematic and efficient control of all vehicle functions

Lifting, carrying and placing materials

Selecting, removing and fitting attachments

Relocating equipment and clean, check and maintain plant and equipment

Clean up work area


Assessment is a combination of written questions/answers and practical demonstrations.

Statement of Attainment

Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for RIIMPO320F – Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations. Please note: if your course took place on Friday or over the weekend your Statement of Attainment will not be sent until the following Monday.

Course Flyer

Please read through the Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations Course Flyer.


All participants must have a USI (Unique Student Identifier) number to enrol in this course. If you do not have a USI, please visit the USI Website and create one.


This course will be taught in English and will require a sound understanding of English literacy. If you believe you may encounter challenges with English literacy, please contact us on 02 9733 3600 and we will assess whether you have the capabilities required to undertake this course.


Course participants must be over the age of 18.


For information about Train Me RTO policies and processes, please read the Participant Handbook prior to completing enrolment forms.


Please wear steel cap safety boots, a hard hat, safety glasses, long pants and high visibility shirt/vest. You will also need wet weather gear if required.


Please bring your Government Issued Photo ID.

Please be advised that lunch is not provided, please bring your own lunch or there is a small tuck shop a 5 minute walk from our venue.