This training program helps your trainees be safe and productive when operating one of these versatile machines in construction and mining applications.
Wheel Loader - Operation & Safety is part of VISTA's growing family of Silver Series online training programs, 1-2 hours in length and delivered via the web. They are ideal for new operator training as well as refresher training for experienced operators.
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Course content is focused on these key areas:
Lesson 1 - Introduction: This lesson explains the objectives of the course as well as the importance of safety decals and notices.
Lesson 2 - Getting to Know Your Loader: This lesson explores the components of the loader. Bucket positions, loader controls, and important alerts are all discussed, with emphasis on how to operate each part of the loader safely.
Lesson 3 - Pre-use and Post-use Inspection: Inspection is an important aspect to maintaining a safe work environment for operators and other workers, which is why this lesson covers each part of the inspection in depth. Helps trainees understand how to identify areas having broken or missing parts before and after use.
Lesson 4 - Operation: This lesson discusses start-up procedures and the importance of accounting for weather. Moving and leveling are also discussed.
Lesson 5 - Material Handling: This lesson outlines steps for loading a bucket, as well as the proper methods for carrying and moving material
Lesson 6 - Loading: This lesson helps trainees learn how to safely dump and continue loading the truck. Special attention is given to loading bulky material and possible hazards that operators may encounter.
These production machines are the linchpins of your operations. Make sure your trainees understand how to operate them productively and safely by investing in this affordable training course.
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 safely? This web-based training course can be delivered any time, anywhere.
Recommended Prerequisite(s): Heavy Equipment - Intro & Safety, Heavy Equipment - Pre-Use Inspection
Estimated length of training program: 1-2 hours + final test
Number of test Questions: 23
Printable Certificate of Completion: Yes, with trainee’s name, date and test score
Incorrect Question Feedback report: Yes
Immediate online delivery for one person