180 Wheeled Excavator
This course applies to anyone operating a 180 degree Backhoe Excavator in the construction industry or any other land based industry.
Novice Operators - 5 days training course
Experience Operators - this can vary depending on experience, assesments available for experienced operators.
180 Backhoe Excavator Training Course
Names of all components purpose of use and all controls and guages, basic construction.
Use of the operators hand book etc.
Pre-use, start, running checks and close down procedure.
Preparing the 180 Backhoe for site and road travel.
Travel the 180 Backhoe over different types of terrain included underlating ground, up and down substanial declines.
Manoeuvring progress to confined spaces in a forward and reverse direction.
Positioning and setting the machine for work.
Precautions and actions for underground and overground services and other hazards.
Soil and material characteristics.
Excavating below ground.
Loading vehicles and hoppers.
Backfilling, spreading, grading and levelling different types of terrain.
Removal and re-attach different buckets.
Placing the 180 Backhoe in and out of service condition.
Loading and unloading procedures on and off a transporter.
Health and Safety.
Trained operator achievement test.
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