Conduct civil construction excavator operations


This course covers the knowledge and skills required to conduct construction excavator operations in various industries, including civil construction.

What will I learn?

  • Plan and prepare for excavator operation
  • Operate excavator
  • How to lift, carry and place materials
  • Select, fit and remove attachments
  • Relocate the excavator
  • Carry out machine operator maintenance
  • Conduct cleaning and shutdown procedures

Course requirements

Access to relevant equipment

Supervised work experience [log book hours]

Theory assessment

Practical assessment