Skidsteer Skill Set

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This course trains novice operators in the skills required to enter the industry as a certified skid steer loader operator.
The course covers:
•    Plan and prepare for skid steer loader operations
•    Operate skid steer loader
•    Load, carry and place materials
•    Select, remove and fit attachments
•    Relocate the skid steer loader
•    Carry out machine operator maintenance
•    Conduct housekeeping activities



On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units: RIIMPO318F – Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations
•    Successful students will also receive a Heavy Equipment Accreditation wallet card.

This course will be offered at these campuses: Albany, Katanning

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Non-Concession: $110.16
Concession: $32.64
Commercial/International: $634.44

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

For the practical assessment you need to be in appropriate work wear and bring suggested items as listed below;

  • long trousers
  • long sleeved shirt
  • steel capped boots
  • Safety glasses
  • Work gloves
  • rain jacket (if required)


Participants are encouraged to bring:

•             Pencil case and notebook

•             Water bottle, lunch, snacks

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Available Semester 1 & Semester 2

When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Albany
How Skidsteer Skill Set
When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Katanning
How Skidsteer Skill Set

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