Backhoe Ticket Training Cairns

Cairns Truck School's Backhoe Ticket training is conducted both locally in Cairns and also onsite at remote locations. TheCairns-based course involves a theory component conducted at our training centre, with practical component and assessment conducted at our training site at Freshwater.

Nationally Recognised Unit of Competency:

  • RIIMPO319E - Conduct backhoe/loader operations

Course Outline:

This nationally recognised training course gives participants the necessary skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently operate a Backhoe/Loader and work in a range of different working environments including earthmoving, civil construction industries.  

  • Legislations and standards applicable to operating a Backhoe/Loader
  • Risk management, control procedures & prepare for Backhoe/Loader operations
  • Drive and operate Backhoe/Loader, and modify the operating technique to meet changing work conditions
  • Load, carry and place materials
  • Select, remove and fit attachments
  • Relocate the Backhoe
  • Conduct house keeping


Course Overview:

  • BEGINNER Course Fees - $500
  • Duration - 1 day minimum including assessment (depending on participants skill levels)
  • Time - 7.00am - 3.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Experienced Course - 1 day -  $400*
    • Must supply either OHS/RII ticket OR VOC (minimum 12 months experience)
  • Dates - Scroll down for dates to BOOK ONLINE
  • Note: Discounts for multiple course bookings and COMPANY group bookings, please contact us for a free quote.

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