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RIIMPO326E - Conduct Water Vehicle Operations

Assessment and Course Delivery

Experience Required
  • Assessment is both theory and practical up to 40 hours: note one machine per operator
  • This unit is competency based e.g. logbook and or declaration of experience is encouraged
  • Courses can be conducted at our training facility at Burton or alternatively on site where the participant will have access to a water vehicle.
Course Fees
  • Cost: POA

Cost per participant includes learning materials, assessment materials (theory & practical) and issue of the statement of attainment and wallet-sized card. Tea, coffee and water are provided.

To find out if you are eligible for CITB funding please contact the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) on (08) 8172 9500.

Assessment and Course Delivery

To receive a Nationally Recognised unit of competency the operator must be able to demonstrate they have at least 100 hours operating the machine to workplace standards.

Evidence of operating the machinery in the workplace must include either a Logbook or a 3rd party declaration from their employer or both and at least one referee able to confirm the information provided.

Information must include as a minimum:

  • Type of machine(s)
  • Hours spent on the machine (including dates)
  • Type of work completed
  • Location or project where the work was completed
  • Names, signatures and contact details.

A statement of fttainment and wallet sized ID card are issued on successful completion.

Course Fees:
  • Cost $510.00 (without CITB eligible worker ID Number)
  • Cost $260.00 (with CITB eligible worker ID Number)

To find out if you are eligible for CITB funding please contact the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) on (08) 8172 9500.

Course Objective

Provide participants with the skills and knowledge to conduct water vehicle operations in the civil construction industry.

Course Outcome

On successful completion participants will be issued with a wallet sized duty of care card and Statement of Attainment - RIIMPO326E Conduct water vehicle operations. This is a module from theRII30820 – Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations.

Course Content

  • Plan and prepare for water vehicle operations
  • Conduct machine pre-operational checks
  • Operate water vehicle
  • Manage engine power to ensure distribution of water
  • Load, haul and distribute water
  • Discharge or distribute water efficiently
  • Prepare and relocate water vehicle
  • Clean up

Pre-requisites / Clothing & Equipment Requirements

  • Students must be 18 years of age and able to speak, read and understand basic English to communicate to a safe level.
  • Students must provide photo identification upon enrolment in the course (e.g. driver’s licence; passport or proof of age card).
  • Students must wear personal protective equipment while attending the course including long sleeve shirt, steel capped boots and long trousers.
  • Red Earth Training Solutions will supply high vis vest if required.
  • Students must have a unique student identifier (USI) to obtain their nationally accredited certificate or qualification. To apply for a USI go to www.usi.gov.au.
  • If you have any concerns re literacy please advise our staff at first point of contact.

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