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Plant And Machinery
Units Of Competency

Course Overview

Welcome to Gold Training’s Plant and Machinery units of competency section! So, you’re looking for a career boost in the civil construction industry. Congratulations on taking your first step: You’ve come to the right place. With our range of plant and machinery courses, you’ll be equipped with the practical skills and knowledge needed to take your career up a notch.

Developing confidence with operating machinery is essential for success in this changing industry. Luckily, our expert staff are here to help you every step of the way. Through an experiential learning approach, we break down complex concepts into actionable steps so they can be easily understood – creating an enjoyable yet highly effective learning experience. We provide hands-on training with relevant equipment which allows students to gain real world experiences as part of their studies! With structured assessments throughout each course module, it’s easy to both understand what has been learnt and track progress along the way.

Be sure not miss out on this exciting opportunity – choose from one or more of our nationally recognised qualifications today!

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Units of Competency

TLILIC0003 - Licence To Operate A Forklift Truck

This short but comprehensive course teaches essential knowledge including relevant legislation, workplace safety practices and operational techniques for both LPG/petrol fuelled trucks as well as internal combustion engine trucks (electric). The practical component of the training covers pre-operational checks and operation of a range of lifting equipment such as reaching devices used with carriages fitted with stabilising legs. After successful completion of this course, you will be issued with an Statement of Attainment which is recognised nationally and is valid for 5 years or until cancelled through loss or suspension - whichever occurs first. So don't wait any longer! Get certified now at Gold Training! RIIMPO317F - Conduct roller operations

RIIMPO317F - Conduct Roller Operations

This nationally recognised unit provides you with the knowledge and practical skills needed for operating single drum vibrating rollers in civil construction work environments. You'll gain experience in conducting pre-operational checks, selecting necessary attachments, making drive adjustments, and completing operational shutdowns safely. You will also learn about identifying common soil types as well as their characteristics when compacting them using roller techniques according to manufacturer specifications. By enrolling in this course, you are taking the first steps towards being qualified to operate all types of articulated or non-articulated road/earth moving machinery competently and confidently without putting yourself or anyone else at risk!

RIIMPO318F - Conduct Civil Construction Skid Steer Loader Operations

This nationally accredited qualification is the perfect way for you to acquire the knowledge and skills required to operate a skid steer loader safely. During this program, you'll learn how to prepare and select your equipment as well as collect relevant resources on-site. You will also be guided through risk management processes, site preparation techniques, machining operation methods and safe work practices while using a variety of attachments such as buckets or forks. At the conclusion of this program, you will have gained valuable expertise in operating skid steer loaders across diverse worksites in both civil construction sectors and agricultural workplaces. So why wait? Come join us today at Gold Training and become an expert operator of these powerful earthmoving machines.

RIIMPO319E - Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations

Our RIIMPO319E - Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations course is perfect for those wanting to gain the required skills and knowledge needed for safely operating backhoes and loaders. You'll learn everything from planning works and pre-start checks to carrying out operations processes including earthmoving tasks with backhoes and loaders - all while ensuring safe work practices are maintained. You’ll also develop an understanding of environmental protection requirements relevant to excavation activities as well as gaining experience conducting routine maintenance on machines. Upon completion of this nationally recognised qualification, you can be confident that your newly gained skills will help secure employment within the civil construction or related industries! So what are you waiting for? Enrol today at Gold Training!

RIIMPO320F - Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations

Are you looking to develop the skills needed to operate a civil construction excavator? If so, then RIIMPO320F - Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations is the perfect course for you! This nationally recognised training program will provide students with all the knowledge and practical experience they need in order to competently use an excavator. You’ll learn how to conduct pre-operational checks and safely use attachments such as grabs, rippers and buckets. You will also gain the skills needed to confidently perform levelling operations using slope control systems and learn how to complete surface finishing tasks on roads, tracks and management trails. All of our courses are delivered by highly experienced industry professionals who ensure that everyone graduates with real life work-ready skills. Start your career journey today – sign up now for RIIMPO320F - Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations!

RIIMPO321F - Conduct Civil Construction Wheeled Front End Loader Operations

This nationally recognised course is designed to prepare you for a career in the Civil Construction industry. You'll learn how to safely operate and maintain a Wheeled Front End Loader (WFEL) on civil worksite projects, including operating the machine within its design capacity, selecting appropriate attachments according to work requirements and applying safe work practices. Throughout this training program, you will benefit from practical learning activities that teach crane operation techniques while gaining valuable communication skills essential when working as part of a team throughout your future career as an operator. Upon completion of this course you’ll be ready with all necessary knowledge and qualifications needed for industry related job roles where WFELs are used daily. Sign up today at Gold Training — we look forward helping give your Civil Construction dreams wings!

RIIMPO323E - Conduct Civil Construction Dozer Operations

Welcome to Gold Training's Riimpo323e - Conduct Civil Construction Dozer Operations course! Our nationally recognised training will equip you with the skills and knowledge to safely operate a dozer in civil construction environments. The unit covers planning, carrying out machine operations and maintaining the worksite. You'll learn how to interpret site plans, implement safe operating procedures, manage risk as well as carry out pre-start/shutdown checks on machines. You’ll also be taught techniques for surface trimming & finishes spread grading tasks plus cutting drains & trenches in preparation of road building projects. By completing this course you have greater potential for employment opportunities across a wide range of industries including mining, construction or civil engineering sectors where dozers are widely used. Start your journey now!

RIIMPO324F - Conduct Civil Construction Grader Operations

Gold Training's RIIMPO324F - Conduct Civil Construction Grader Operations course will equip you with the essential skills and knowledge required to competently operate a civil construction grader. You'll learn how to read engineering plans, use grading equipment accurately, assess risks associated with operating machinery and comply with safety regulations. Upon completing this course, you'll have acquired the expertise needed for careers in civil engineering projects or road building operations. This short-term qualification is highly sought after by employers looking for reliable workers who are ready to get their hands dirty and take on new challenges each day! So what are you waiting for? Enrol now so we can help jump start your career today!

RIIMP0325E - Conduct Civil Construction Scraper Operations

Are you looking for a course to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to safely carry out civil construction scraper operations? Look no further! RIIMP0325E - Conduct Civil Construction Scraper Operations has been designed by industry experts just for you. In this qualification, you will learn all aspects of operating scrapers in civil constructions sites, including preparing, loading/unloading materials and regulating speeds on different terrain. You'll also gain an introduction into conducting pre-start checks and routine maintenance as well as understanding common hazards of working near trafficable areas. With hands-on experience in simulated worksites, you'll gain confidence to get the job done safely and efficiently. So don't wait any longer – sign up for RIIMP0325E - Conduct Civil Construction Scraper Operations now!

RIIMPO337E - Conduct Articulated Haul Truck Operations

Are you looking for a nationally recognised qualification in operating articulated haul trucks? This course is the perfect choice! This nationally recognised qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge required to safely operate an articulated haul truck. You'll gain insight into how these machines are used in construction activities, including loading and unloading materials, transporting rubble, excavating soil or rock and more. Upon completion of this training program you will have gained all necessary qualifications needed for working on a variety of civil sites as an articulating hauler operator.

RIIMPO338E - Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations

Are you looking to gain the knowledge and skills needed to safely operate rigid-frame trucks in an open cut coal mine or metalliferous mining environment? If so, this course is perfect for you! Through a hands-on approach, you will develop skills and knowledge required for effective operation of these vehicles, including prestart checks, load handling techniques and hazard control measures. Gain the confidence to handle any situation while operating rigid haul trucks onsite under the guidance of our experienced trainers. Get ready for this one day intensive training experience – enrol today!

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