Hydraulic Excavator Operation
Excavator Operator Course
Excavator Operator Course

The Hydraulic Excavator Operation course aims to equip both new and inexperienced workers with the knowledge and skills on the safe operation and basic maintenance of the hydraulic excavator.

  • General knowledge on earthworks and surveying
  • Principal components, power and transmission systems of an excavator
  • Daily inspection and weekly maintenance of the excavator
  • Pre-start and shut-down procedures
  • Trenching, ditching and slope cutting techniques
  • How to maintain stability in excavator operation
  • Good practices for backfilling, travelling and loading excavated materials onto vehicle
  • Safety requirements
  • Interpret drawings, calculate earth quantities, levels, slopes and width of excavations

Please refer to Course Fees & Registration for more details on the excavator operator course fees, duration and registration.