Skidsteer Skill Set

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Description

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

 

Certification

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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Half-price

The following people will be entitled to a concession rate on the half price course fees under Lower fees, local skills.

  • Persons born on or after 1 July 2003 who are aged 15 years or older, and have left school.
  • Persons and dependents of persons receiving JobKeeper payment
  • Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of services from one of the following Commonwealth support or employment services programs:
    • Jobactive
    • Online Employment Services
    • ParentsNext
  • Persons and dependents of persons receiving the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding:
    • a pensioner concession card or  Health Care Card; or
    • Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution

^ You will pay half price for the course fees on the Lower fees, local skills qualifications, however other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your course.

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

This course has basic PPE requirements (located under Important information)

LLN requirements:

Adequate literacy and numeracy skills to complete the written component of the assessment. If you have language, numeracy or literacy concerns, please discuss them with us before the course starts.

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

Study options and next steps

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Available Semester 1 & Semester 2

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

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