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Backhoe - duty of care
Course Service ID 793
Funded Hours 4
CITB Subsidised Amount $360
General Awareness Please note: this course is for experienced workers only and does not result in a unit of competency and has been developed specifically to support PCBUs and workers fulfil their requirements under Section 19 of the WHS Act 2012 (SA) and approved Code of Practice. Providing up-to-date training and competency thus ensuring safe systems of work, plant and structures. If you are an in-experienced worker, you will need to undertake the full unit of competency.
Competency Standard This program does not result in accreditation against a unit of competency.
Prerequisites Learners must be 18 years of age. Ability to use and understand English and basic mathematical skills. Learners must be 18 yo, Machine assessments occur only when the participant can demonstrate competency, with a logbook, or signed declaration stating their machine experience or a 3rd party declaration from their employer with machinery operated and position/experience held.
Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course the participant will be able to:
- Conduct routine checks
- Plan work
- Check controls and equipment
- Shift load
- Shut down equipment
- Secure site

Course Objectives

To provide training that will enable an operator to demonstrate "Duty of Care" to the National Guidelines for Work Health & Safety. Plan and Prepare for Backhoe Operation. (including conduct simple operation). Conduct Prechecks, Set up, Shutdown and Stow Plant Safely.


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