Unit Standard Title:

Conduct Advanced Articulated Dump Truck OperationsOperate A Wheeled Dozer

Unit Standard ID:


NQF Level:

Level 03




Recertification: 1 Day

Novice: 3-5 Days


Demonstrating Knowledge Of The Functions Of Articulated Dump Trucks; Planning And Preparing For Receive, Haul And Dump Operations; Describing Safety Precautions For Operating Articulated Dump Trucks; Applying Concepts Of Road Anatomy; Manoeuvring And Controlling Articulated Dump Truck On Site; And Moving Articulated Dump Truck From Site To Site, Receiving Loads; Operating Articulated Dump Truck On Haul Roads; Dump Materials; Carry Out Driver Maintenance.

Learners Who Master The Applied Competence Described In This Unit Standard Will Contribute To The Development Of A Professional Community Of Civil Engineering Construction Plant Operators Who Are Able To Competently Use Science And Technology When Applying Operation Techniques
The Contribution To Socio-Economic Transformation Is That Learners Will Be Able To Undergo RPL-Assessment And Thereby Receive Recognition For Previous Learning And Experience. This In Turn Will Enhance The Employability And Career Prospects Of Learners Employed In This Sector.