Assessing Earthmoving Equipment Operator's Competencies

This course covers the basic operation of an earthmoving equipment machine. Course delegates will gain an in-depth knowledge of safety related to machine operation, the operation of the machine component systems, and operating techniques of the machine and how to assess competencies of machine operators.


What are the course pre-requisites?

Course delegates must have a working knowledge of earthmoving equipment machines, construction and or mining and must be able to communicate at an NQF level 3: literacy and numeracy

 What are the learning outcomes?

    • Demonstrate knowledge of the functions of a machine
    • Explain how to plan for work activities and prepare work area
    • Explain how to start and shut down a machine
    • Explain the operation a machine according to the operator’s manual
    • Explain how to transport a machine to and from site
    • Assess competencies of eartmoving equipment operators


Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Paul Sethusa
Course Details

Course Delivery Method: 

In Class In Class

Presented Presented Courses

In House In-House

On Demand On Demand

Course Duration: 

Five Days


R5 500.00

Course fee Includes: 

Learner workbook, assessment instruments, lunches and refreshments