Conduct Tip Truck Operations
RIIVEH304E - CONDUCT TIP TRUCK OPERATIONS
INCORPORATES DUMP TRUCK TRAINING PERTH OPERATIONS FOR SUPERVISORY AND TECHNICAL SPECIALIST ROLES
NATIONAL UNIT OF COMPETENCY
RIIVEH304E – Conduct Tip Truck Operations
COURSE FEE: $950
ABOUT THE COURSE
This RIIVEH304E – Conduct Tip Truck Operations course offered by Saferight is an Australian nationally recognised qualification.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to conduct tip truck operations sometimes also known as a dump truck in the resources and infrastructure industries.
It applies to those working in supervisory and technical specialist roles. They generally work under minimal supervision to undertake a broad range of skilled applications in varied work contexts, using some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.
Students will attain the practical application and knowledge required to operate a tipper truck which is sometimes also known as a dump truck including:
Elements describe the essential outcomes.
Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.
1. Plan and prepare for tip truck operations
1.1 Obtain, interpret and confirm work requirements
1.2 Access, interpret and apply documentation required to conduct tip truck operations
1.3 Identify, obtain and implement signage requirements according to the project traffic management plan
1.4 Select vehicle, tools and equipment required for the work activities
1.5 Check tools and equipment for serviceability and rectify or report faults to relevant personnel
1.6 Identify, confirm and apply environmental protection requirements from the project environmental management plan
2. Conduct tip truck pre-operational checks
2.1 Carry out prestart, start-up, park and shutdown according to workplace procedures
2.2 Check tip truck controls and functions, and ensure any faults are rectified or reported to relevant personnel
3. Operate tip truck
3.1 Identify and manage site operating hazards and risks and apply safe operating techniques according to workplace procedures
3.2 Manage engine power, ensure efficiency of truck movements, and minimise strain on the engine, drive line and gears according to manufacturer specifications
3.3 Coordinate engine power with gear selection, ensure smooth transition and operation within torque range according to manufacturer specifications
3.4 Operate tip truck to work instructions according to workplace procedures
3.5 Monitor road and traffic conditions, consider road conditions, traffic flow, distance and load, ensure safety of people, property, equipment, loads and facilities
3.6 Halt vehicle smoothly, using the engine retarder, gears and brakes according to manufacturer specifications
4. Load, transport and tip materials
4.1 Position tip truck at load and discharge points with a minimum of manoeuvre
4.2 Carry out smooth and controlled tip truck movements including the raising and lowering of the tray according to manufacturer specifications
4.3 Ensure weight and distribution of load is assessed for type of material and size of vehicle within vehicle capacity according to manufacturer specifications
4.4 Maintain safety and security of load, including load cover requirements, from loading site to discharge site according to manufacturer specifications
4.5 Discharge load on slope and/or over face at fill site
4.6 Dump and spread material evenly according to workplace procedures
4.7 Clear, lower and secure tray before resuming travel
5. Carry out operator maintenance
5.1 Ensure tip truck is safely parked and prepared for operator maintenance and shutdown
5.2 Conduct visual and physical inspection and fault finding according to workplace procedures
5.3 Remove and replace defective parts according to manufacturer specifications
5.4 Carry out scheduled maintenance according to workplace procedures
5.5 Process written maintenance records according to workplace procedures
6. Clean up
6.1 Clear work area and dispose of materials according to workplace procedures
6.2 Clean, check, maintain and store vehicle, tools and equipment according to workplace procedures
- Ability to read, write and understand English
- Present photo I.D. on arrival
- Complete a ‘Fitness to Complete Training’ form. The student is required to declare any medical issue that may exclude them from full participation
- Provide a copy of your USI transcript.
Theory & Practical Training
- Theory Assessment
- Practical Assessment
TIP TRUCK / DUMP TRUCK CERTIFICATE
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will gain a Statement of Attainment in:
- RIIVEH304E – Conduct Tip Truck Operations
The Unique Student Identifier (USI) must be supplied and verified prior to issuance.
GROUP BOOKINGS / ON-SITE TRAINING
Saferight has kitchen facilities for people who wish to bring their own lunch or alternatively, there are cafes and lunch bars within close proximity.
Stage 1: Theory: 107 Radium Street, Welshpool 6106 WA
Stage 2: Practical: 98 Belmont Avenue, Belmont, 6103 WA
Please refer to our Refund/Cancellation Policy
SAFERIGHT TRAINING ACCREDITATION
NATIONALLY RECOGNISED CONDUCT TIP TRUCK OPERATIONS
Our Nationally Accredited RIIVEH304E – Conduct Tip Truck Operations training course in Perth is industry-recognised by the Department of Education, Skills and Employment on behalf of the State and Territory Governments. With a Statement of Attainment, you are eligible to work on industries that require tip truck operations such as transporting heavy and loose materials like sand and gravel in Construction, Oil & Gas and Mines & Maintenance.
ACCOMPLISH DUMP TRUCK TRAINING IN PERTH WITH SAFERIGHT
Composed of a dedicated team of facilitators, staff and supervisors, Saferight is a local training organisation (RTO Code 5722) with over 30 years of experience in the High-Risk industry. Our licenced and experienced facilitators conduct accredited and nationally recognised training to individuals and groups in our high-risk facility in Welshpool. We can help you secure your tip truck training certification in no time!