Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations


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Conduct Backhoe/Loader Operations


RIIMPO319E - Conduct backhoe/loader operations


3 days (depending on experience) face to face


Available on Request


$895 per person


In all our locations!

Conduct backhoe/loader operations Training Course Overview

RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations is a comprehensive training program designed to prepare individuals with the knowledge and practical skills required to safely and effectively operate a backhoe/loader in a variety of work environments. This nationally recognised course adheres to industry standards and regulations, ensuring that participants are well-prepared to perform backhoe/loader operations with confidence and competence.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand backhoe/loader principles
  • Conduct pre-operational checks
  • Operate a backhoe/loader
  • Perform basic maintenance
  • Manage risks and hazard
  • Conduct loading and unloading operations
  • Communicate effectively
  • Assess and monitor worksite conditions
  • Review and reflect

Target Audience

This course is suitable for individuals seeking to acquire or enhance their skills in backhoe/loader operations, including:

  • Construction workers
  • Civil engineering personnel
  • Heavy equipment operators
  • Site supervisors and managers
  • Individuals pursuing a career in the construction industry

Course Delivery

Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Link Resources Training Facilities:

Sunshine Coast: 8 Technology Drive, Warana, QLD 4575

Brisbane: 18/229 Junction Road, Cannon Hill QLD 4170

Kurwongbah: Neilson Road, Kurwongbah QLD 4503

Adelaide: Unit 4/77-79 Tapleys Hill Rd, Hendon SA 5014

Devonport: 226 Mill Road, Wesley Vale TAS 7307

Hobart: Glenorchy Football Club, 1A Anfield St, Glenorchy TAS 7010

Outcomes of Conduct backhoe/loader operations Training

Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment for RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations, recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Link Resources Training Pty Ltd (RTO 45483).

Payment Options

Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.

Payment can be made via direct bank transfer, eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email or call (07) 5491 2144.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal prerequisites for this course; however, participants are expected to have a basic understanding of workplace safety principles and regulations. It is recommended that participants be physically fit and able to perform the required tasks associated with backhoe/loader operations.


RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations offer various pathways for individuals. These pathways include direct training through a dedicated program, apprenticeships, recognition of prior learning (RPL) for those with relevant experience, shorter skill set courses, on-the-job training, and cross-skilling for individuals with related heavy equipment certifications.

After obtaining the RIIMPO319E – Conduct backhoe/loader operations certificate, individuals can continue their education with advanced training or pursue career opportunities in the construction and civil engineering industries. The choice of pathway depends on an individual’s existing skills, career goals, and regional regulations, so consulting with local training providers and industry associations is recommended to determine the most suitable route to certification.