Introduction to Skid Steer Operator

HEP212 - 8.00 Hours

Description

Equipment imageThe Introduction to Skid-Steer Operator course provides entry-level operators with classroom training designed to help new users become more familiar with operational safety procedures. During training, students are provided an overview of machine mechanical systems, preventive maintenance, safe work practices, and operational techniques. Students completing the course will receive guidance for pre-operational inspections, excavating, loading, grading, and change out options for related attachments.

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

Equipment imageThe Introduction to Skid-Steer Operator course provides entry-level operators with classroom training designed to help new users become more familiar with operational safety procedures. During training, students are provided an overview of machine mechanical systems, preventive maintenance, safe work practices, and operational techniques. Students completing the course will receive guidance for pre-operational inspections, excavating, loading, grading, and change out options for related attachments.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Student must provide:

  • Hard hat
  • Steel-toed footwear
  • Gloves
  • Visibility safety vest

Topics

Changing Attachments +Machine mechanical systems +Operational Techniques for Loading, Excavating, and Grading +Pre-operational inspections +Preventive maintenance +Preventive maintenance of tie-down devices +Safe work practices +Substation safe work practices

Suggested Audience

  • Beginner, intermediate, or advanced heavy equipment operators
  • Construction technicians
  • Roadway construction technicians
  • Road maintenance personnel

Contact Information

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

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