SKID - Operate a Skid Steer Loader (Bobcat)

Training Plan
Skid Steer Loader (bobcat) Apply

The Skid Steer Loader Operator certification program provides information and guided practice that will equip experienced operators with the skills necessary to demonstrate competence to the minimum national certification standards and to lay the foundation skills of new operators so that they can, in a safe manner, continue to improve their skills and proficiency whilst operating the machine.

The course is aligned to the nationally recognised unit RIIMPO318F- Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations, which specifies the outcomes required including planning and preparation for work, the conduct of operational checks, the safe and effective operation of the machine for a range of mandatory tasks, the fitting, use and removal of attachments and operator maintenance activities.


The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the necessary skills and
knowledge to safely conduct skid steer loader operations in Civil construction. This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles where they are required to conduct skid steer loader operations.

COST: $600 per participant
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2 days

Entry Requirements

Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Qualification Requirements

The units of competency described in this course will form partial completion of the RII30915 - Certificate III in Civil Construction. The successful student will receive a statement of attainment listing the successfully completed unit of competency completed into this short course.

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.

Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Riklan Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994)

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services instructor with strong knowledge of relevant legislation and Australian Standards.

Materials or Equipment Required

Students must wear long pants and enclosed shoes.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Units of Competence
RIIMPO318F Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations

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