Scraper Training : RIIMPO312D Conduct Scraper Operations

Assessments booked on demand


Assessment Only – on work site

(Experienced Operators)

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

Cost with CITB funding: $275.00

Cost (no CITB funding): $475.00                                scraper training


On successful completion you will be issued:

  • Notice of Satisfactory Assessment
  • Statement of Attainment (RIIMPO312D Conduct Scraper Operations )
  • Wallet sized ‘duty of care’ card.


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

Participants will be able to:

  • Drive and operate a Scraper Loader safely
  • Machine and General Safety
  • Scraper Terminology
  • Control Functions
  • Pre-start Inspections
  • Start-up and Shut-down Procedures
  • Operating Procedures
  • Apron settings for loading and unloading
  • Bulk excavation
  • Step cutting
  • Spreading to levels
  • Stockpiling
  • Working in tandem
  • Working with dozers
  • Operating on inclines
  • Cutting drains


  • Introduction
  • Relevant Act and Regulations
  • WHS policy
  • Different types of scrapers
  • Pre-start checks
  • Speed, engine capability and limitations
  • Start-up, park and shutdown procedures
  • Load, haul, dump
  • Cleaning methods
  • Materials
  • Contaminants
  • Potential risks and hazards
  • Environmental issues

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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