Additional Info

Course Name: Conduct articulated haul truck operations
Course Code: RIIMPO337E
Unit of Competency:

This training course is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills to Conduct Articulated Haul Truck Operations in a safe manner. Candidates will be trained to –

  • Complete all compliance documentation for job task.
  • Complete site preparations also correctly identify hazards and put hazard controls in place.
  • Understand and abide Traffic Management Plans and Vehicle Movement Plans.
  • Assess ground conditions.
  • Have good communications and interpret Civil Construction terminology.
  • Conduct safe Articulated Haul Truck operations.
  • Have a full understanding of Articulated Haul Truck characteristics and safe working loads.
  • Conduct a pre-start and operational checks on an Articulated Haul Truck for safe operations.
  • Correctly position for Articulated Haul Truck for being loaded.
  • Complete correct dumping procedures when unloading.
  • Demonstrate emergency braking techniques and procedures while loaded and unloaded.
  • Complete refuelling and environmental protection procedures.
  • Complete correct Articulated Haul Truck shut down procedures, conduct post operational checks and carry out basic maintenance.

Course Requirements:

  • Persons must be minimum 18 years of age or have signed parents or guardians’ consent.
  • Photo ID must be presented i.e. current driver’s license or passport.
  • Basic English language, numeracy and literacy skills.


On successful completion of this course persons will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and wallet card. This course is a Nationally Accredited Course.

  • ALL YEAR: By Appointment