RIIVEH304E – Conduct tip truck operations

NOTE: all persons wanting to undertake our course must have access to a suitable tip truck and site / area for the course to be conducted.

Course Summary

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to conduct tip truck operations in the resources and infrastructure industries.

It applies to those working in supervisory and technical specialist roles. They generally work under minimal supervision to undertake a broad range of skilled applications in varied work contexts, using some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures.

Licensing, legislative and certification requirements may apply to this unit and can vary between states, territories and industry sectors. Users must check requirements with relevant body before applying the unit.

Elements Covered:

  • Plan and prepare for tip truck operations
  • Conduct tip truck pre operational checks
  • Operate tip truck
  • Load, transport and tip materials
  • Carry out operator maintenance
  • Clean up


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. Learning resources will be provided to clients on confirmation of booking into this course.


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.

Additional Information

Attendees to this course must hold the relevant truck licence, Light Rigid, Medium Rigid or Heavy Rigid that corresponds with the tip truck they are wanting to use for this course.