Heavy Equipment Operator for Ordnance Workers

EOT239 - 40.00 Hours

Description

Heavy Equipment Operator PictureHaving the proper knowledge and skills to operate heavy equipment is important to ensure safety in the work environment. This course provides participants with the basic skills required to safely operate a backhoe and forklift in a UXO field environment. Participants will learn safety, operation, and maneuverability of two common pieces of equipment used in the UXO field of work. This program is geared toward UXO technicians who may be tasked to stack or unearth buried ordnance items. Heavy emphasis is placed on safety and is designed to meet OSHA, ANSI, and ASME requirements as well as provides instruction in industry standard consensus practice.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Hazardous Materials Course #3806.

Schedule

  • Details
    5/20/2019 - 5/24/2019
    Bryan TX
    LS  EOT239  41
    $2400.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Heavy Equipment Operator PictureHaving the proper knowledge and skills to operate heavy equipment is important to ensure safety in the work environment. This course provides participants with the basic skills required to safely operate a backhoe and forklift in a UXO field environment. Participants will learn safety, operation, and maneuverability of two common pieces of equipment used in the UXO field of work. This program is geared toward UXO technicians who may be tasked to stack or unearth buried ordnance items. Heavy emphasis is placed on safety and is designed to meet OSHA, ANSI, and ASME requirements as well as provides instruction in industry standard consensus practice.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Hazardous Materials Course #3806.

Prerequisites

Topics

Overview of the backhoe-loader+Safety Procedures+Startup and shut-down procedures+Preventive maintenance+Backhoe-loader operations+Transporting a backhoe-loader

Suggested Audience

  • Students scheduled to attend the UXO Technician Level 1 course
  • UXO personnel wishing to acquire skills in operating heavy equipment

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits For information contact (877) 833-9638

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

4 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Other Information

    Contact Information

    Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    Related Courses

    UXO200+EOT228+EOT225Unexploded Ordnance Technician Level I+Demining+Hazwoper for Clean-Up Operations TrainingUnexploded Ordnance Technician Level I+Demining+Hazwoper for Clean-Up Operations TrainingUnexploded Ordnance Technician Level I+Demining+Hazwoper for Clean-Up Operations Training

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