RIISAM204E Operates small plant and equipment

Course Summary
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to operate small plant and equipment in the resources and infrastructure industries.
It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work under supervision to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures and take responsibility for the quality of their own work outcomes.
Licensing, legislative, and certification requirements may apply to this unit and can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Users must check requirements with the relevant body before applying the unit.
Elements Covered:
  • Prepare for operating small plant and equipment s
  • Prepare for operating small plant and equipment
  • Use small plant and equipment
  • Carry out operator maintenance
  • Conduct housekeeping activities
All training will be conducted by a qualified staff member.
The Training will follow a set format and cover all Elements and performance criteria set out in this unit. In addition What is and the dangers of Silicosis will be covered within the theory portion.
A knowledge-based theory/classroom session ending with an examination will need to be completed prior to any practical training or assessment session being offered. Due to the dangerous nature of this unit of competency, candidates will only move to the practical training/assessment once they have successfully completed the theory session.
A practical session will be conducted at a site suitable for the number of people participating in the course.
On successful completion of this course, attendees will receive a statement of attainment for unit RIISAM204E.