N209

Loading Shovel

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N209

Loading Shovel

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Course Overview

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a plant operator.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used.
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions.
  • Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements.
  • Identify and maintain appropriate PPE appropriate for loading shovel use.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Prepare the loading shovel for use, operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Environmental considerations.
  • Storage and transport of implements and attachments.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for machine transportation.
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures.

Course Duration

Novice
5 Days
3 Candidates

Refresher
1 Day
3 Candidates

Experienced Worker Assessments
1 Day
6 Candidates