Roller Training: RIIMPO205D – Operate Roller/Compactor

Assessments booked on demand.Roller Training


1 day Roller Training and Assessment Course

(No Experience Required)

  • One participant per machine
  • Lots of practical experience
  • Flexible booking dates

Cost with CITB Funding: $200.00

Cost (No CITB Funding): $595.00                              

Assessment Only

(Experienced Operators)

  • 4 hour assessment
  • Must supply work history
  • Flexible booking dates

Cost with CITB Funding: $275.00

Cost (No CITB Funding): $475.00CITB


On successful completion you will be issued:

  • Notice of Satisfactory Assessment
  • Statement of Attainment (RIIMPO205D – Operate Roller/Compactor)
  • Wallet sized 'duty of care' card.


This module will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely operate a Roller.

Participants will be able to:

  • Drive and operate a Roller safely
  • Machine and General Safety
  • Road Construction Terminology
  • Parts of the road
  • Identify Soil Types
  • Compaction and Density
  • Pre-start Inspection
  • Start-up and Shut-down Procedures
  • Operating Procedures
  • Basic Roller Positioning
  • Consolidating materials


  • Introduction and Legislation
  • WHS Regulations and Act
  • Safety requirements and environmental protection
  • Plan & prepare operations
  • Operation techniques
  • Inspect & prepare work area
  • Machine inspections and fault finding
  • Pre-start checks
  • Traffic management
  • Monitoring and alarm systems
  • Response to hazards and emergency situations
  • Operational routine maintenance and servicing

Training conditions are simulated to a mining/civil work environment in which:

  • Steel capped safety footwear and suitable clothing are essential
  • Hardhats and vests are provided
  • Sunscreen is advisable
  • Course manual, notepads, etc are provided

Assessment methods are of written, theory and practical observation.

If you have any literacy problems please advise ACMT Operator Training Staff at the point of Application.


Contact Australian Civil and Mining Training

Phone: 08 8240 5523


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