Safety Training Construction

This backhoe training course is designed to provide construction workers with a solid foundation in:

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

Our safety training construction certification consists of classroom theory, a written test and practical hands on experience. Course content is delivered through multimedia presentations and interactive discussion, then reinforced through workbooks and supplementary handouts.

Backhoe Training Topics:

  • Safety Regulations & Standards
  • Backhoe Fundamentals & Controls
  • Hazard Identifications
  • Preventative Maintenance & Procedures
  • Site & Pre-Operational Inspections
  • Machine Orientation & Safe Operation
  • Proper Start Up & Shut Down Protocol
  • Steering, Maneuvers, Excavating Techniques
  • Trenching & Excavation Techniques
  • Machine Positioning & Control
  • Transporting & Hauling Securement Standard
  • Proper Loading Procedures

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

Backhoe Training Re-certification:

If you have previously taken our Leavitt Machinery safety training construction 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 In-house Instructor Training Program:

Are you interested in becoming an in-house instructor for your company? Check out In-House Instructor Training for more information.