Backhoe Loader (Assessment Only)
Aim of this Course / Target Group
The Backhoe Loader Operator Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) certification assessment service is to confirm competence of experienced operators who have the skills necessary to demonstrate competence at least to the minimum national certification standards (NOHSC7019).
The assessment is aligned to the nationally recognised unit RIIMPO319D Conduct backhoe/ loader operations which specifies the outcomes required including planning and preparation for work, the conduct of operational checks, the safe and effective operation of the machne for a range of mandatory tasks, the fitting, use and removal of attachments and operator maintenance activities.
Please note: This is the nominal time allocated by Australian Training Management Pty Ltd to complete an RPL assessment of an experience operator. Assessment may be completed within a shorter or longer time frame depending on the experience of the candidate. More than 1 candidate may be able to be assessed in this time. Fees charged for time not per person.
The assessment addresses the following:
- Planning and preparing for operations
- Pre- and post-operational checks
- Shut down procedures
- Basic operating techniques
- Use of attachments
- Operator maintenance
Knowledge based questionnaires and practical demonstration
Must have basic English literacy skills and significant operating experience.
If required by the employer or by the site management, or if required to drive the machine on a gazetted road, the candidate may require a Heavy Rigid (HR) Motor Vehicle Drivers License.
Academic Award & Recognition
Upon successful completion participants will be issued with certification for either of the following depending on the level of experience:
- NOHSC7019 Certificate of Competence
- RIIMPO319D Conduct backhoe/ loader operations
What To Wear
All course participants are required to wear appropriate work attire.
WHERE IS THE TRAINING CONDUCTED
The assessment is conducted on-site, in the workplace for corporate clients. In order to conduct this assessment on your worksite you will need to provide the following:
- A machine in safe working order
- An operating area suitable for trench excavation and with a stockpile of soil/materials for loading,spreading and levelling
- A tip/haul truck for loading
Please contact us for an on-site service quotation.