Civil Construction

Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations

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Course Summary

Entry Requirements:

Participants must provide identification and be 18 years of age or over.

Sound verbal and written comprehension of the English language is mandatory.

Trousers, shirt and safety boots are required to be worn at each session.


Our three day training course is for people who have minimal or no excavator operating experience.

It’s an intensive, hands-on training course, with the majority of the time spent operating the equipment.

A strong theoretical component is also included that focuses on safe operating procedures.

What Will You Gain?

You will gain an understanding of these five critical aspects to becoming a successful Excavator driver/operator:

  1. Pre Start Inspections
  2. Cabin Controls and Dashboard orientation
  3. Common activities and/or tasks for Excavator driver/operator
  4. Shut down procedure
  5. Machine fundamentals, Safety & Emergencies

Scheduled Course Dates

This course is offered 'on demand' or has variable costs and delivery features. Contact the Training Provider for further information and to enrol.

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