Dump Truck Ticket

Earn your dump truck ticket with Major Training Group and get and hands-on experience and skills for a job in the earthmoving industry.

Dump Truck
Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations




3 days

Course Outcomes

Upon completion you will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment

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Earn your dump truck ticket with Major Training and receive hands-on experience and skills for a job in the earthmoving industry.

The RIIMPO338D Conduct Rigid Haul Truck Operations is a nationally recognised qualification that allows you to work across the country. You’ll learn from our high-performing, knowledgeable team at our simulated site facilities throughout Queensland.

Learn more about our dump truck training and how to get your dump truck licence.

Course Details

Major Training’s dump truck ticket course is a unit of competency that’ll give you the skills and knowledge to safely and effectively operate a dump truck or haul truck on a construction site.

Our dump truck training will qualify you for jobs in transport, mining and agriculture. If you’re looking to enter these industries, a dump truck ticket with Major Training can help kickstart your career.

You can earn your dump truck ticket in Brisbane or greater Queensland and get valuable building and construction industry experience.


A detailed training plan developed from our knowledge of the earthmoving industry.

Practical training recorded in a practical skills logbook.

Written and practical assessments conducted on completion of formal training.

All training materials, machinery, and a hi-vis vest.

ENTRY Requirements

This course is suitable for students who are currently employed or seeking employment in the construction industry.

To enrol in the dump truck ticket course, students must:

  • Be able to read and write basic English,
  • Pass a language, literacy, and numeracy assessment (LLN),
  • Be mechanically minded with an interest in operating heavy machinery,
  • Be a minimum 16 years of age,
  • Provide two forms of identification,
  • Wear steel capped or safety boots on site. Sun protection is also recommended (hat, long sleeves, and pants).

Dump Truck Ticket

A Dump Truck Ticket, acquired through specialised training and certification, demonstrates expertise in operating dump trucks—heavy vehicles designed for transporting and unloading materials such as soil, aggregates, and waste. Possessing a Dump Truck Ticket signifies proficiency in safe driving, loading, and unloading procedures. This qualification opens doors to various roles within construction, mining, and transportation.

Possible Roles

Dump Truck Driver: As a dump truck driver, you'll operate these vehicles to transport materials from one location to another, safely and efficiently unloading them at designated sites on construction sites, mines, quarries, and other projects.

Quarry Transport Specialist: Dump truck operators in quarries transport aggregates, stones, and other materials for processing, contributing to the production of construction materials.

Infrastructure and Road Construction: Dump truck drivers support road construction and infrastructure projects by hauling construction materials like gravel, sand, and asphalt to work sites.

Mining Haul Truck Operator: In mining operations, haul truck operators are responsible for transporting extracted minerals, rocks, or coal from mining areas to processing or storage locations within large mining sites.

Waste Management Driver: Dump truck drivers in waste management sectors transport refuse and waste materials from collection points to disposal or recycling facilities, ensuring proper waste management practices.

Landfill Operator: Operators with Dump Truck tickets are vital in landfill operations, transporting and depositing waste materials in designated areas of the landfill while adhering to environmental regulations.

Potential wages could be in the region of $80,000 to $100,000 per year.

Delivery Options

Major Training offers an easy-to-access three-day Dump Truck training course. Learn in a real-life construction setting and become qualified for dump truck operations with the course below.

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Utilise Major's well-equipped sites across South East Queensland (SEQ) for your training needs. We have popular industry courses running weekly.
Major also run courses in Northern NSW. Contact us today to learn more about undertaking a course in Northern NSW.

Course Details
Three-Day Backhoe Course

Duration: 2 days training, 1 day assessment

Time: 6.30am to 3pm

This course is an intensive professional dump truck operator training program based on competency and delivered in a controlled environment at Major Training’s high-quality simulated worksites.

The course offers:

  • Everything you need to earn your dump truck ticket from start to finish
  • Three days of intense, competency-based training and assessment delivered by our knowledgeable team
  • Intensive theoretical and practical training conducted in our classroom facilities over two days. The theory will be presented through videos, live demonstrations, and clear instructions by experienced trainers.
  • One day of practical assessment at our facility where you will operate a dump truck.
  • A practical skills logbook for you to record your experiences during the course
  • Courses run Monday to Wednesday or Wednesday to Friday from 6:30 am until 3.00 pm.

Students are trained to a level suitable to achieve all elements of the dump truck competency. We offer exceptional trainers and assessors and quality training materials, including a logbook, training plan, full assessment, training manual, and heavy machinery for you to operate.

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Funded Options
CSQ Funding

Amount Funded: $569

Student Gap Fee (what you will pay): $2,266

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Study Information

View our comprehensive resource hub and explore more information about payment options, student support, credit transfer/RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning), assessment methods, and the wealth of resources available to enhance your educational journey.

We accept a range of payment options:

  • Credit Card via our secure payment gateway
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At Major Training Group, we aim to ensure that everyone gets the most out of their studies and that is why students have access to a range of support options to help them along the way. They include:

  • Additional practical training sessions
  • Extended learning time
  • Alternative training methods and resources
  • Access to our experienced staff for one-on-one training
  • Recognition of previous learning and experience to speed up the process.

Students with prior industry experience may be eligible for RPL. Students may also qualify for credit transfer if they can demonstrate prior qualifications and/or statements of attainment. You can learn more about credit transfer and RPL here.

We use a variety of assessment methods including;

  • Online
  • Paper
  • Video
  • Q&A
  • Demonstration
  • Short written answers
  • Longer written answers
  • Third-party observation
  • Knowledge skills observation 
  • Employer reports

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