Excavator Ticket


Experienced Operators                     1 Day               Excavator Ticket Course

At Gallmac Training we offer a training course for experienced Excavator operators only. There will be half a day formal training (classroom) which will include theory, Power Point presentation, and DVDs followed in the afternoon with both the theory and practical assessments.

On successful completion of this course you will gain a Nationally Recognised Unit of Competency, RIIMPO320D. This is your excavator ticket or license and will enable you to operate an excavator in any quarry, mine site or civil construction site in Australia.

Inexperienced Operators                  3-5 Days          Excavator Ticket Course

Gallmac Training also offers an Excavator Course for beginners in order for inexperienced operators to obtain their Excavator Ticket .

In this course the student will learn general construction site safety, excavator terminology, hazard identification, prestart and post-start procedures, operating procedures such as loading trucks, bulk excavation, lifting loads in crane mode, backfilling, shut-down procedures.

This course is competency-based with a nominal number of training hours required, which means that you need to do enough hours until you become a competent excavator operator. Everybody’s learning abilities are different therefore some participants may finish the course before others. There are no extra fees for students that need more time on the machine. There are no discounts on fees should less time be required.

To summarise in order to gain your Excavator ticket and the nationally reccognised qualification (RIIMPO320D) the student will learn the following skills:

  1. What potential hazards are, how to identify them, how to assess the risk of injury and the likelihood of injury happening, control measures that can be applied to remove or minimise the threat the hazard presents
  2. Planning and preparing the task
  3. Conducting routine pre-operational and post-operational checks on the machine
  4. Operating the machine
  5. Lifting, carrying and placing materials
  6. Selecting, fitting and removing lifting equipment and attachments
  7. Relocating the machine
  8. Carrying out machine operator maintenance
  9. Cleaning up the worksite

At Gallmac Training we offer flexible training to suit your needs, including evening and weekend courses. Alternatively, we have courses starting every day, seven days a week.

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For more information about our Excavator Ticket course or other Gallmac Training courses, contact Kevin as per below:

Kevin Gallagher
 Phone: 0420 583 297
 Email: kevin@gallmactraining.com.au


Brisbane, Sunshine Coast & Gold Coast

High Risk Work Licences

  • Elevated work Platform
  • Forklift Licence
  • Dogging Licence
  • Crane Licence

Earth Moving Equipment

  • Excavator
  • Skid steer
  • Haul truck
  • Roller

Certificate III

  • Plant operations
  • Pipe Laying
  • Form Work
  • Concreting

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EWP Ticket

Gallmac Training is offering the most affordable and most enjoyable courses for mobile boom type elevated work platform (EWP) with a boom length over 11m. This training includes both the theory and practical skills required for working with an EWP, as well as the knowledge and skills to operate safely in the workplace, the ability to identify and control hazards, and paperwork needed to complete your EWP Ticket . We will supply all the paperwork needed for this course, including worksheets, activity books, learning guides, and a logbook (which is a training plan), as well as both the written and practical assessments. We have our own brand new Haulotte EWP ticket and all other resources required for this course available at our training facility or, by previous arrangement, your workplace.

Over the duration of Gallmac Training’s EWP Ticket program, learners will gain the knowledge required for safely operating an EWP, such as how to identify the maximum wind velocity the machine can operate in, and the minimum protective gear required for working with an EWP. Participants of this program will also gain the skills needed to identify workplace hazards, and put control measures in place (as per the Hierarchy of Control). Students will learn to undergo all routine checks including prestart, post start checks and post operational checks. Students will also be able to identify and complete the logbook of a machine, and understand the logbook’s purpose.

Working with EWPs can be dangerous, and is a high risk ticket. Therefore training is required to avoid damage to the machine and associated equipment and, above all, to keep the operator and nearby personnel and pedestrians safe. By undergoing training, workers can also avoid causing inconvenience to their clients and receiving infringement notices from Workplace Health & Safety. Learners who complete the EWP ticket program through Gallmac Training will not only learn information relating to the machine itself, but also how to inspect equipment such as harnesses, how to identify and control hazards and safety precautions for working near power-lines such as safe distances, the purpose of tiger tails and when to use a spotter.

Gallmac Training offers the best service in Brisbane for the best prices. We offer flexibility, both in location and time. We guarantee to deliver the training you need to receive your EWP ticket as quickly as possible. We strive to make our courses as enjoyable and engaging as possible, to ensure that our learners are enthusiastic about the program.

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Dogman Ticket

This dogman ticket course is a competency-based program that allows students to complete both the formal and informal requirements of the license, all at Gallmac Training’s training facility, or your workplace. We will supply all paperwork needed to obtain your Workplace Health & Safety High Risk License, including a learner’s guide, worksheets and activity books, a logbook (which is a training plan), and written and practical assessments. We have our own crane and all other resources required to complete your dogman ticket course, and can bring this machine and resources to your workplace, by prior arrangement.

Working with cranes can be dangerous. Due to this, workers are required to undergo the necessary training. It is important to undergo Dogman ticket training to avoid potential damage to equipment, infringement notices issues by WH&S (in Queensland) and to avoid causing inconvenience to clients. This course is competency based. It consists of small number of hours, during which time you will become competent at both the theoretical and practical aspects of the course. We recognize prior experience in this course, and understand that some people may require more or less time than others to complete this course. There are no additional fees for those that require more time than others. Gallmac Training’s program will guarantee that you learn everything you need to know about this line of work. The requirements of Doggers, in order, on a workplace are as follows:

  • Calculating or identifying the weight of the load

  • Communicating with the crane driver on the crane’s capabilities and capacity

  • Choosing the lifting gear

  • Inspecting the lifting gear

  • Applying correct slinging techniques

  • Directing the operator of the crane, in relation to the movement of the load.

In addition to the practical skills you will gain in this Dogman ticket course, learners will also gain the mathematical skills required to identify the working load limits of ropes, flexible steel wire ropes, chains, and soft slings of various sizes. They will also learn what defects can, and will, prevent the safe use of lifting equipment.

Students enrolled in a Gallmac Training Dogman ticket will not only learn skills related directly to dogging, but also learn about site safety, and safe working practices in various work areas. Students will be able to identify and control hazards they encounter in the workplace, and how best to control them. The Hierarchy of Control will be heavily taught, allowing students to recognize the sequence of steps they should take when trying to control hazards.

By searching Google, you will find many options for undergoing a Dogman ticket course. So why go with Gallmac Training? At Gallmac, we strive to make the course enjoyable, engaging and have both our trainers and students be enthusiastic about the program. In addition to our great service, we will beat any price in Brisbane.

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