Kubota Partners with the Holmesglen Institute to provide Earthmoving Training

Kubota Australia has partnered with the Holmesglen Institute to provide state-of-the-art equipment for Excavator, Skid-Steer and Front-End Loader machine ticket training needs.

Kubota Partners with the Holmesglen Institute to provide Earthmoving Training. Source: Kubota

Civil/building construction and associated businesses continue to drive the Victorian economy. High-performance machinery and people are some of the essential elements to this growth. Kubota Australia’s machinery is used in a lot of project areas, every day. Matching people to the right machinery requires careful assessment of an individual’s attitudes, energy and work skills.

Kubota Australia has partnered with Holmesglen Institute to provide state-of-the-art equipment for your machinery ticket training needs for Excavator, Skid-Steer and Front-End Loader.

Holmesglen, home of the Victorian Tunneling Centre, is a possible gateway to training in Civil Construction and, in case, Tunneling Operations. It offers a wide range of training programs and services in Civil Construction, Industrial Skills-License to Perform High-Risk Work Training / Assessment and Verification of Competency for Plant and Equipment Operations.

While Kubota proudly supplies earthmoving equipment to the Victorian Tunneling Centre, Holmesglen supplies facilities and experienced trainers, achieving great results together.

Holmesglen’s Victorian Tunneling Centre is one of only three facilities in the world, training approximately 3500 local and interstate workers in tunnel construction machinery operations and underground construction.
The Victorian Tunneling Centre invests in businesses and workforces to assist in the delivery of all major Road and Rail tunneling projects across Melbourne and regional Victoria.
Holmesglen Institute’s training departments currently offer programs including:
Civil Construction
  • Cert III in Civil Construction (General / Tunneling streams)
  • Traffic Management (Control Traffic Stop & Slow Bat & Implementation of Traffic Management Plans)
  • Excavator / Skid Steer Loader / Front End Loader / Roller Compactor Operator Tickets.
  • Verification of Competency for Plant Operations
  • Operator Refresher Training
  • Load & Unload Plant / Load Restraint / Chain of Responsibility
  • Cert IV in Civil Construction Supervision
Industrial Skills/ WorkSafe Licensing & Operators Tickets
  • Scaffolding
  • Overhead Bridge & Gantry Crane
  • Dogging
  • Rigging
  • Elevated Work Platforms
  • Working at Heights
  • Confined Space Entry (Skill Set)
  • Forklift & Forklift Refresher Training
  • Verification of Competency for Operators
Workplace Health & Safety
  • Construction Induction Card (White Card)
  • HSR Initial & HSR Refresher Courses
  • Health & Safety for Managers
  • Cert IV in Work Health & Safety
  • Diploma in Work Health & Safety
Legislative OH&S Compliance AuditsHolmesglen’s Drummond St. campus is all about servicing training needs, by providing the specific training/services required by your company. Training can be delivered on-site, at the Drummond St. campus or a combination of both. The training departments can customise training programs to meet your legislative /compliance requirements.

Victorian Tunnelling Centre. Source: Kubota