RIIMPO319E Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations
Outcome: Nationally recognised statement of attainment
Course Duration: 1-3 days (experience, competency and class size dependent)
RPL Assessment only: Or approx. 6-8 hours, if a logbook with at least 30 hours detailing experience can be provided and verified
Location: Onsite or offsite, statewide
Pre-requisites: Must be 16 years of age and possess good language, literacy and numeracy skills
What to bring: USI Number (https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi). Biscuits, tea, coffee and drinks are provided. There are many takeaway food options nearby or feel free to bring your own lunch
PPE requirements: Safety boots, long pants and Hi Vis short/long sleeve shirt
Plan and prepare for backhoe/loader operations
Operate backhoe/ loader in line with established requirements
Load, carry and place materials to complete work activity
Select, remove, fit and attachments for a backhoe/loader
Relocate the backhoe/loader
Conduct housekeeping activities
Application of the Unit
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to operate a backhoe/loader to load, distribute and place materials.
This unit applies to those working in site based roles.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors, and must be sourced from state jurisdictions prior to applying this unit.