Conveyor Belt Technician Apprentice

The training is conducted by staff with an extensive industry background delivering the theoretical elements of the trade, backed by hands-on practical experience.

Training is usually conducted on-site and in the employers training room or workshop.

This course is designed for those persons who need to hold responsible positions in the Conveyor Belt Repair and Installation Industry. Mature aged and experienced apprentices can fast-track this qualification.

Apprenticeship Program

Stage 1 – Basic Trade Skills

  • Measurement
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Preparation of Equipment
  • Cutting Belt Materials

Stage 2 – Intermediate Trade Skills

  • Portable Vulcanising Equipment
  • Removing and Replacing Belts
  • Joining Methods and Techniques
  • Operation of Ancillary Machinery/Equipment

Stage 3 – Trade Skills

  • Repair Conveyor Belt Covers
  • Repair Conveyor Belt Carcass
  • Splice Fabric Ply Belts
  • Finger-splice Solid Woven Belts
  • Splice Steel Cord Belts

Essential Workplace Knowledge and Skills

  • Working Safely
  • Quality Standards
  • Recording Information
  • Belt Polymer Materials and Properties
  • Working in a Team
  • Data Logging and Reporting
  • Work in Accordance with an Issued Permit
  • Plant Operation Shutdown Practices
  • Assist in the Provision of On The Job Training

For Further Information

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