About Australian Earth Training

Australian Earth Training was established in 2017 by our Director, Scott Lidster. Scott has over 25 years of experience operating machinery in a variety of applications throughout the world. He has worked for Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) delivering training and has been accredited by Caterpillar as a “Certified Instructor” for a range of machines including Scrapers, Dozers, Graders, Excavators, Wheel Loaders, Wheel Dozers, Off Highway Trucks (mechanical and electric drive), Compactors and Articulated Dump Trucks.

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Operator Training Specialists

Majority of the trainers at Australian Earth Training have OEM pedigree and are experts in their chosen fields. With advanced training experience in a range of applications including mining, quarrying, construction and waste handling, our team can support your business needs. We endeavour to work with you to find productivity gains in your people and machines.

Endless Opportunities for Your Business

The Australian Earth Training team travel all over the globe helping operations like yours move your material for less. After utilising our comprehensive training, our clients have found an improvement in machine availability, a reduction of variation in operator performance and lower owning and operating costs.

Benefits your site will experience from our training include:

  • Greater employee engagement
  • An increase in the meantime in between failure
  • A reduction in varied operator performance across your teams
  • The slashing of unplanned maintenance events
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World Class Operator Training for Your Team.

Vision Statement

Australian Earth AU is a specialist provider of customised heavy equipment operator training for employees of companies in the mining, construction, quarrying and waste industries. The training provided will enable client companies to reduce accidents, reduce equipment failures and increase operator productivity.

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Mission Statement

Australian Earth AU mission is to become a boutique, specialist provider of heavy equipment operator training by experienced trainers and customised training programs delivered by the principle and contractors.

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Our Values

Australian Earth AU employees and contractors will always act in a professional manner and be looking for ways to help client companies to improve operator skills and engagement as well as improving safety, productivity and equipment utilisation.

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Caterpillar asked Australian Earth Training to test drive and review the CAT 745 articulated truck. Check it out here!

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Reach Out Today

Talk to the team at Australian Earth Training to discuss our operator proficiency, familiarisation and application training opportunities. We also provide Consulting Services, Management Coaching and eLearning. Our team will work with you to create a comprehensive training package that is tailored to the outcome you want to see within your business. 

We travel across Australia and the globe providing industry-based heavy equipment training and best-practice operating techniques. International locations we’ve travelled to include Papua New Guinea, the Middle East and Africa. Reach out to us to improve your business today. 

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Get a quote on our operator and proficiency training services or call us on (07) 4839 7746

Get a quote on our e-learning training opportunities here or call us today on (07) 4839 7746