Dump Truck Training Course For New Starters in Mining - iMINCO Mining Training Information

Dump Truck Training Course For New Starters in Mining

How good is this dump truck training course?

  • This type of training is just what you need
  • The dump trucks you will be driving are one of the biggest trucks in Australia you can currently learn on.
  • The trainers are seasoned dump truck drivers with experience that you can tap into
  • This course is held on a working coal mine and most of the time you will be driving in the proximity of other mining machinery; this is amazing experience for you, unlike you’ll never experience anywhere else – because you’ll be learning on a real mine site

Where you’ll do the training

The dump truck driving course is held at New Chum, on a real coal mine – a short drive west of Brisbane, Queensland.

There are a number of challenging road conditions and skills tests to make you a better driver. Plus, you will be working with other mining plant and equipment, which will allow you to appreciate just how good this training really is.

You will be driving BIG, and we mean BIG haul trucks.

What makes this dump truck course good value?

  • It is a 2 day RIIMPO338D Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations course (that’s a huge amount of driving time)
  • You learn on big MINE sized dump trucks (CAT 777)
  • You learn industry RADIO commands
  • You learn about MINING not just driving
  • You learn how to CONFORM to mine site rules at all times
  • You learn HOW to get a job (step-by-step guides)

What you need to know?

  • You will be learning on operating one of the biggest mining trucks for learner drivers (Caterpillar 777).
  • You get used to driving large equipment on a real coal mining site.
  • You will complete this course and leave with the confidence to operate large machinery safely.

You will be more employable because you will have the skills, experience and have attained a nationally recognised qualification: RIIMPO338D Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations.

How much is the training course?

Price: $1900

Are there plenty of jobs for dump truck operators?

That’s a question we often get asked and the answer is, there are always jobs available for good dump truck operators.

We have collected a list of dump truck operator jobs from Workpac; and here is another big list of dump truck jobs in QLD, NSW and WA from JobSeeker. Take the time to research these jobs and see for yourself just how many opportunities are available.

When you’ve completed the training, we will also give you an eBook on how to go about finding jobs online, how to spot the good ones and how to create a good resume to target dump truck operations – even if you have limited experience.

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As iMINCO is an information provider and not an RTO, we utilise the training and industry experience of Tectra Australia Pty Ltd / RTO number: 40889, who are a leading provider of mining training.