Skid Steer (Bobcat) Training

RIIMPO318F – Conduct civil construction skid steer loader operations

Course Options

2 day Training and Assessment Course

(No Experience Required)

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


Cost with CITB Funding :$595.00

Cost (No CITB Funding):$1495.00  

Assessment Only

(Experienced Operators – around 100 hours )

  • 4 hour assessment
  • Must complete a declaration of experience 
  • Flexible booking dates


Cost with CITB Funding: $260.00

Cost (No CITB Funding): $590.00

VOC – Verification of Competency Assessment

  • Flexible dates
  • Onsite assessments
  • Can be done in conjunction with a ticket/qualification, or
  • Participants must hold a ticket/qualification
  • More information

What you will learn

This module will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely operate a Skid Steer (Bobcat). Participants will be trained and assessed in the following:

  • Driving and operating a Skid Steer (bobcat) Loader safely
  • Identify any and all safety factors necessary for Skid Steer (bobcat) operation
  • List factors, which add to and promote production efficiency
  • Build house pads
  • Move materials
  • Stockpile

What you get at the end

On successful completion you will be issued:

  • Statement of Attainment ions)
  • Notice of Satisfactory Assessment
  • Wallet sized duty of care card.

What the course will cover

  • Introduction and Legislation
  • OHS 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
  • Communication practices
  • Monitoring and alarm systems
  • Response to hazards and emergency situations
  • Operational routine maintenance and servicing

What you need to bring

  • Photo ID
  • Steel capped boots

What is involved

Assessment methods are:

  • written theory
  • practical observation

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

One on One Training – Flexible Booking Dates – Quality Machines

Book on a date that suits you, get lots of experience and learn on some of the latest equipment!

Bookings Essential

Contact us or fill out an enquiry form

Opening Hours

8am - 5pm Monday-Friday



08 8240 5523

Training Sites

27 Veitch Road OSBORNE SA 5017

17 Nixon Road WINGFIELD SA 5013

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