Backhoe/loader training course

Learn how to use a backhoe or loader safely in this comprehensive course. When you finish this course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and the certificate to operate a backhoe or loader in the construction, transport, agriculture and mining industries. With our qualified ACE Training trainers, you’ll learn the principles and the practical skills and recommended techniques to operate construction equipment safely and effectively.
3 days (depending on experience)
Ballarat, Bendigo, Sale, Traralgon - Offsite only
Please enrol below or call ACE Training today on 1800 456 094 to speak with our team.

Our qualified team of ACE Training trainers will equip you to do the following:

  • Understand the essential characteristics of backhoe/loader types of equipment.
  • Load dump trucks, wagons, hoppers, chutes, and cutting/boxing.
  • Effectively calculate safe working loads.
  • Safely and effectively operate the backhoe/loader and use the attachments.
  • Carry out vehicle refuelling requirements and procedures where applicable.
  • ….and much more

Begin your training today.

ACE Training is one of the country’s most trusted vocational and training course providers. Our expert and friendly staff and trainers are experts in their field, so you are learning from the best. In addition to giving you world-class training, our staff is dedicated to providing the best customer service at all times. Give your career a boost. 

Enrol today. Contact us for enterprise solutions or offsite training.

ACE Training will deliver the training through classroom instruction and in realistic learning environments. Successful students who pass the assessment by our qualified assessor will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for RIIMPO319E Conduct backhoe/loader operations.

ACE Training’s qualified assessors will assess the participants’ competence through a series of verbal and written questions and practical demonstrations. A full course overview will be provided upon completion of the enrolment process.

Class size minimums apply

  • Applicants must be aged 16+ at the time of course commencement.
  • Applicants must have photo identification    
  • Applicants must have a USI Number (Unique Student Identifier).        
  • Applicants must have safety footwear & a hi-vis shirt/vest.
  • Must sign a declaration of experience form stating you have at least 40hrs experience on a backhoe. 
  • Click “enrol now” below.

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Enrolment is quick and easy.

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