Take the next step in your mechanical career by specialising in mobile plant technology (Civil Construction and Mining Equipment) with this hands-on, practical course. Set yourself up for career advancement as a technician working on mobile plant such as Mining and Construction Equipment including Dozers, Excavators, Loaders, Graders and Mining Trucks.
According to the Australian Government’s Job Outlook service, demand for qualified mechanics grew strongly over the past five years with employers finding it hard to fill vacancies. Job openings are expected to remain in demand in the near future with around 23,000 job openings expected over the next five years.
Learn how to diagnose, service and repair mechanical parts on mobile plant including mining and civil construction equipment, forklifts, elevating work platforms and associated systems. You’ll cover topics including electrical and electronic systems, remote controlled equipment, autonomous vehicle, fuel injection and engine systems, advanced hydraulic systems, as well as brakes, steering, transmission and suspension systems.
Upon completion of this course you will have the technical knowledge and practical skills required to work as a diesel fitter/mobile plant technician, elevating work platform technician or forklift mechanic.