RIIMPO320: Excavator - Full Course

A nationally recognised training course for Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations



A course designed to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to safely and effectively operate an Excavator in a Civil and Mining setting.

This course consists of an online theoretical component and a one day practical component that gives you a thorough understanding of the theory and practical operations of an Excavator.

  • Practical experience in a working quarry site

  • Students are introduced to what would be expected in a real mining role..

  • RMS will always consider promoting graduates to existing and potential Mining clients.

RMS has a long history with years of experience with our extensive fleet of mobile plant equipment. You will benefit from this training by understanding these five critical parts to become a successful excavator operator: 1. Pre Start Inspections
2. Cabin Controls and Dashboard orientation
3. Common activities and/or tasks for excavator drivers/operators
4. Shut down procedure
5. Machine fundamentals, Safety & Emergencies

RIIMPO320F - Conduct Civil Construction Excavator Operations (issued as default)
RIIMPO301E - Conduct Hydraulic Excavator Operations Additional Mining Unit available if requested (fee payable)

This course is conducted in two parts consisting of Theoretical and Practical The theoretical component is facilitated online. The below dates for courses will be the date the practical component is completed. All online must be completed prior to this date.


  • 18 years old

  • Must hold current C Class licence as a minimum 

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

  • Steel cap boots, long pants and a long-sleeved shirt are required for the quarry.

  • Two forms of identification one of which must be photo ID


COURSE FEE:  $1100.00

EQUIPMENT: Doosan DX 300 (30 tonnes)

All Rounder Combo: Front End Loader, Excavator course and Skid steer loader. 3 days plus online theory. Regular price $2990 - Special Price $2820 Save $170

If you are directly employed, or previously been employed, in the Building and Construction industry in WA you may qualify for CTF funding which can significantly reduce your training costs. See CTF Student Information under the information tab on the home page

Verification of Competency (VOC's)

  • Available for corporate clients or direct to individuals

  • Must have documented evidence of competency held (Valid competency)

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Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost Single Enrolment Group Enrolment Add to Cart for combo bookings
Excavator - Full Course 4 April 2024 08:00 am - 03:00 pm JOONDALUP 4 $1,100.00