Aerial Bucket Truck Operators

EPP051 - 16.00 Hours

Description

OperatorThe Aerial Bucket Truck Operators course provides training to participants on all operational requirements and processes specific to proper preventive maintenance checks on aerial bucket trucks and safe operational skills. During training, participants utilize both company owned and TEEX Bucket Truck vehicles to perform skill testing, job-related simulations, and scenario driven aerial lift rescue operations.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

OperatorThe Aerial Bucket Truck Operators course provides training to participants on all operational requirements and processes specific to proper preventive maintenance checks on aerial bucket trucks and safe operational skills. During training, participants utilize both company owned and TEEX Bucket Truck vehicles to perform skill testing, job-related simulations, and scenario driven aerial lift rescue operations.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Texas Department of Public Safety Licensing Requirements

Participants must be qualified to operate vehicles of the size and class that carry digger derricks and aerial lift devices.

Student Must Provide

  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses
  • Work boots
  • Work gloves
  • Long-sleeved shirt

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Topics

Standards and Requirements+Components of Basic Hydraulic Systems+Operating Specifications of Support Structures+Operation of Aerial Lift Devices with Associated Auxiliary Tools and Equipment+Safety Procedures+Aerial Lift Rescue Preparation+Rescue Procedures+Field Activities

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for personnel who operate bucket trucks, individuals who certify bucket truck operators, and mechanics who maintain and repair this equipment.

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

Related Courses

EPP025+EPP201Bucket and Digger Truck Operations+Train-the-Trainer Bucket and Digger Truck OperationsBucket and Digger Truck Operations+Train-the-Trainer Bucket and Digger Truck OperationsBucket and Digger Truck Operations+Train-the-Trainer Bucket and Digger Truck Operations

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