Skid Steer Training Course
This Perth-based Skid Steer training course is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills and knowledge required to operate a skid steer loaders to load, haul and distribute various materials on a civil construction work site based on the Unit of Competence: ‘RIIMPO318F – Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations”. On completion of this civil training course, participants who attain this unit of competency will be competent to operate a Skid steer in a civil construction environment.
This comprehensive two day course includes both theory and practical components and can be completed at our live Quarry located South of Perth.
Participants who are successful in the completion of this training course will be at an advantage to secure Mobile Plant Operator jobs within the civil construction industry.
PREREQUISITES & COURSE REQUIREMENTS:
What are the prerequisites of enrolling into this course?
- Persons must be 17 years of age or older
- Photo ID must be presented i.e. current drivers’ licence or passport
- Basic numeracy skills
- Basic English language and literacy skills
WHAT DOES THE SKID STEER COURSE COVER?
Our in-depth 2 day Skid steer training course covers the following knowledge and practical elements:
- Chain of responsibility
- Isolation requirements
- Site procedures and policies
- Conducting prestart and start up checks prior to operating and shutdown procedures
- Driving and operating the skid steer at a live site (Sand Quarry)
- Stripping and spreading various materials
- Mixing materials
- Fitting and removing attachments
- Loading tip truck with materials
- Assisting with loading and unloading skid steer onto float, to be able to load and unload skid steer onto a float unassisted you must complete “Load and Unload Plant” training
- Parking and securing skid steer
- Civil construction terminology
On successful completion of this Skid steer training course, persons will receive a Record of Results (Partial completion of the Certificate IV Civil Construction Plant Operations) listing RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations.
WHO NEEDS THIS QUALIFICATION?
If you’re operating a skid steer – or intend to operate – skid steer of any type in a civil construction environment, you should have this qualification. This includes workers in the resources and/or construction sectors who may be required to operate this equipment.
HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN AS SKID STEER OPERATOR?
According to the salary and career research experts at Payscale, the average rate for a skid steer operator in Australia is $…../hour. This varies according to certain factors. Click here for more detail.
HOW LONG DOES THIS QUALIFICATION LAST?
This qualification does not expire.
HOW MUCH DOES THIS QUALIFICATION COST?
To get your Skid Steer qualification you must do a training course. Fees vary. To complete a full 2-day course cost, contact us for a quote. All courses are exempt from GST.
DOES COVID-19 AFFECT THIS TRAINING COURSES?
No. At KI Training & Assessing, we’re still conducting Mobile Plant training courses, as per usual.
Following the Government mandated social distancing restrictions – 1 person per 2 square-metres – we have adjusted our class sizes and relocated to larger premises.
We have also undertaken many preventative measures to ensure hygiene is maintained throughout all our facilities and equipment. In particular, our training centre is totally sanitised twice a day.