To machine, personal safety, pre-start checks, control configuration and functions, basic operation.
Parking, greasing, and inspection.
TRENCHING & BACKFILLING
Levelling, finishing and cleanup.
A variety of techniques are covered for each.
Machine placement and efficiency.
Both up-sloping and down-sloping
A variety of slope angles are practiced.
ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND DE-ACTIVATION
From rough in through to the finish product.
Basements and other foundations.
DUMP TRUCK LOADING
Machine, truck and material placement.
Note: The length of time spent on each procedure will vary depending on course length and the progress of each individual student.