In this course, trainees learn how to be safe and productive with one of the true, all-weather workhorses of mining and heavy construction: the articulated haul truck. When conditions are adverse or when you've got a worksite with close quarters requiring tight turns, or you need a hauler that can go where others can't, it's tough to beat the articulated haul truck.
Click to view demo Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: • Identify and understand articulated haul truck features, functions and major components. • Understand key safety topics related to this truck and working around other equipment. • Understand the steps for safe, efficient and productive loading, operating and dumping. COURSE TOPICS Lesson 1: Introduction • Review the content of the entire course. • Explain the importance of operator responsibility and attention to the operator’s manual. Lesson 2: Getting to Know Your Truck • Identify important components of the truck and what they do. • Discuss warning signals and their meaning. Lesson 3: Pre-use Inspection • Identify the main areas of the truck that must be inspected before and after use. • Examine possible broken or missing parts. • Discuss the importance of inspection to ensure the safety of the operator and surrounding workers. Lesson 4: Loading • Explains the main aspects of loading and articulated truck: • Spotting • Positioning • Communication • Overall safety Lesson 5: Hauling • Describe in depth how to use the truck for hauling. • Define conditions that may be hazardous, such as rough roads or limited visibility. • Focus on important areas of hauling including; load balance, damage reduction, and using the retarder. Lesson 6: Unloading • Understand dump areas, as well as dumping methods • Examine how to continue operating safely in the presence of an incline or other hazards. Final Exam – 23 question exam with incorrect response feedback Trainers: Before you begin classroom or field training, why not provide your trainees with a solid foundation of knowledge about the equipment and how to operate it safety? This e-learning training course can be delivered anytime, anywhere you have access to a high-speed internet connection. Overall Course Specifications: Estimated length of training program: 1 - 2 hours + final test Number of test questions: 23 Printable Certificate of Completion: Yes, with person's name, date and test score Final Exam Feedback report: Yes Language: English Narration: Yes Immediate online delivery for one person - viewable for up to 60 days