RIIMPO317F Conduct Roller Operations

Course Objective

RIIMPO317F Conduct roller operations is designed for those who need to operate rollers in a civil construction environment. Upon completion, all successful students will receive a nationally recognised qualification and statement of attainment.

The course duration varies, with ACTA offering 1-day and 5-day options depending on previous experience.

As with ACTA’s other courses, content is organised to ensure that every participant is up to the necessary standards, and is able to correctly and safely operate a roller.


Upon request, ACTA Group provide flexible delivery options whilst meeting national standards of compliance and safety.

  • Group booking discounts apply
  • Courses run weekly/monthly
  • Course times between 7.45am/4pm
  • 1 day course for RPL = $570
  • 3 day course for cleanskin operators/new starters = $1600
  • Classroom or Onsite Training
  • Supply your own machines for discounted prices
  • Corporate packages
  • Real life facilities, done with industry experienced, current and competent trainers

Recognition of Prior Learning/RPL: Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is all about the skills and knowledge you’ve collected through work and life experiences and then transferring them to current training course requirements. RPL students must be able to demonstrate currency operating machine and complete all assessments without fail, to be deemed competent to operate machine safely and given a Statement of Attainment.


  • Gold CoastBurleigh Heads
  • BrisbaneSalisbury
  • Onsite – we come to your site.


The Conduct roller operations course is delivered in standard lecture format, with demonstrations included and active participation obligatory. Written assignments will also be an essential element of the course.

Upon successful completion, graduates of the course will receive a Statement of Attainment to signify their eligibility to conduct roller operations for the purposes of employment.

Course Includes:

  • conducting prestart checks prior to commencing operations and shutdown procedures on completion of operations
  • driving and operating the equipment, and adjusting techniques to suit site conditions
  • completion of operations using at least two different material types and include the mandatory tasks of:
  • compacting materials to pattern and density
  • sealing and finishing
  • adjusting at least two of the following:
  • interchangeable drums
  • spray bars
  • scraper bars
  • wheel/drum brooms
  • drag brooms
  • blades
  • assisting with loading and unloading skid steer loader from float/trailer
  • parking and securing of equipment
  • In the course of the above the candidate must also:
  • locate and apply relevant documentation, policies and procedures
  • select and wear personal protective equipment required for work activities
  • carry out vehicle refuelling requirements and procedures where applicable
  • apply safe work practices, identifying and reporting all potential hazards, risks and environmental issues
  • apply problem solving and troubleshooting techniques when operating equipment
  • monitor and manage equipment performance using indicators and alarms
  • identify common equipment faults
  • apply operating techniques for levelling and compacting
  • select and use the required tools and equipment
  • use a range of communication techniques and equipment essential to the safe completion of work activity, including hand, audible and other signals
  • meet written and verbal reporting requirements and procedures associated with equipment operations
  • organise work activities to meet all task requirements

Course Requirements:

  • Be at least 15 years of age;
  • Have completed Year 10 in the Australian school system or equivalent; and
  • Have language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to ACSF Level 2.
  • Provision of the participant’s Unique Student Identifier (USI); and
  • Provision of Australian legal photo identification for assessment purposes.
  • Must wear steal cap boots

Training Pathways:

  • RII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
  • RII30915 Certificate III in Civil Construction

Next Steps:

Thank you again for your interest in this course program. Please contact ACTA Group’s Participant Support team on 1300 011 144 or info@actagroup.com.au to commence the application process