Dump Truck Training
Are you looking to get into the mines driving a Dump Truck? If you are, to improve your chances of getting a mining job as a dump truck driver you must first complete a Dump Truck Training course. You can earn BIG money driving these huge machines which weigh up to 40 tons (almost 600,000kg) and costing up to $7 million.
It takes specialist Dump Truck Training to prepare you on the safety and mechanical inspection procedures, work planning and documentation, check-lists and reporting you need to master - before you even get to sit behind the wheel.
Mining companies look to employ drivers who have had the best Dump Truck Training and can demonstrate high levels of competence, duty of care and can operate a Dump Truck in a safe manner, whilst remaining alert and aware of other vehicles and other workers at all times.
RIIMPO311A Conduct Haul Truck Operations
Completing the Dump Truck Training course will show your future employer that you’ve invested your time and money in a nationally recognised Dump Truck Training course and you have met the Occupational Health and Safety requirements which is an important qualification you can add to your resume.
Dump Truck Training location
The Dump Truck Training is held at Dinmore near Ipswich, just west of Brisbane, QLD. Once you`ve booked your Dump Truck Training course spot, you will be contacted by the training organisation to confirm your Dump Truck Training booking and help you select a course date that suits your availability.
Our Dump Truck trainers have real-world experience in the mining, oil and gas industry – which means they are excellent trainers who will prepare you for what to expect when driving a dump truck in all types of challenging situations, day or night, in the wet and also how to handle dry and arid conditions. The Dump Truck Training focuses on safety, theory as a well as practical driving time. Once you’ve completed the course you will be able to demonstrate your Dump Truck Training knowledge and prove to your future mining employer know how to safely operate a dump truck in all types of environments.
Selecting the right dump truck training course
Choosing the right dump truck Training course is important; your future as a dump truck operator may just depend on it. We partner with the most respected training organisation Industry Pathway,s to deliver the highest quality dump truck Training course in Australia.
After completing the Dump Truck Training course, you’ll get instant access to the Post-Training Job Support network which will open up new employment opportunities you’ll simply not find anywhere else. Resource companies and recruiters are continually searching for highly trained and appropriately qualified people to safely operate a Dump Truck. In most cases, you simply send in your resume which is uploaded to a jobs board where mining companies frequently search and make requests for interviews of the registered candidates. More information on Dump Truck Training here…
As iMINCO is an information provider and not an RTO, we utilise the extensive training and industry experience of Industry Pathways -, who are a leading provider of Dump Truck Training and mining safety training and machinery operators courses.
Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the worldâ€™s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queenslandâ€™s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Caterpillar Haul truck 793
The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.
The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStarâ„˘
Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.
Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.