EXCAVATOR TRAINING OVERVIEW

Heavy Equipment Operator Training

This excavator training course is designed to provide heavy equipment operators with a solid foundation in:

  • Health & Safety Standards
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Proper Procedures for Safe Operation

Our heavy equipment operator training certification for excavators consists of classroom theory, a written test and practical hands on experience. Delivered through multimedia presentations and interactive discussion, the course content is then reinforced through workbooks and supplementary handouts.

Please note, this course is only available as private onsite training.

Excavator Training Topics:

  • Safety Regulations & Standards
  • Excavator Fundamentals & Controls
  • Hazard Identification
  • Preventative Maintenance & Procedures
  • Site & Pre-Operational Inspections
  • Machine Orientation & Safe Operation
  • Proper Start Up & Shut Down Protocols
  • Steering, Maneuvering, Excavating Techniques
  • Trenching & Excavating Techniques
  • Machine Positioning & Control
  • Transporting & Hauling Securement Standards
  • Proper Loading Procedures

Excavator Training Duration:

1 day (8am to 4pm)
Note: Novice Operator courses can be delivered in extended 1 day & or 2 day course format

Course Materials Provided:

  • Workbook
  • Supplementary Handouts
  • Wallet Card Certification Upon Successful Completion of This Course

Excavator Training Re-Certification:

If you have previously taken our Leavitt Machinery excavator training certification course or training through another qualified provider and need to re-certify, please contact our Operator Training department for course availability and pricing.

Operator Training In-house Instructor Program:

Are you interested in becoming an in-house instructor for your company? Learn more about our In-House Instructor Training program.

Contact Our Training Department Directly:

1-866-291-3322