SKID STEER (BOBCAT) OPERATIONS TRAINING
- May 22, 2018 - January 31, 2022
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Standard Skid Steer Training Course:
A standard Skid Steer training course includes 2 days of training and assessment. The training consists of face to face in a class room training with practical machine activities outside.
The amount of learning will be influenced by the capability, experience and prior knowledge and skills including the LLN level of each participant.
This unit includes the theoretical and practical components of Skid Steer (Bobcat) operations in the civil construction industry.
It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operation of skid steer loader including stripping/ spreading topsoil and materials, lifting, loading vehicles, excavations, mixing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the skid steer loaders; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.
The course is suitable for anyone who wish to operate a skid steer within the Resources, Construction and Infrastructure industries.
There are no entry requirements for these courses.
Outcomes of Skid Steer training:
On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued a ‘Statement of Attainment’ certifying competence of the unit. Participants will also be issued a wallet card on successful completion of the course
Skid Steer (Bobcat) operations in the class room (face to face) training is conducted at the LT Training Nambour facility at PCYC Youth Avenue, Nambour QLD 4560.
The practical machine hours training and assessment will be on a nearby facility or client premises.
Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable facilities.
LT Training offer RPL only to clients who has had considerable documented experience operating a skid steer. For example if client hold the previous Work Health and Safety licence with evidence of regular operations.
Full payment for the course must be made at the time of booking. For billing information including who to write a cheque to please contact LT Training.
Further Information on Skid Steer training:
All training aids and safety equipment are provided for use as required. Maximum student numbers exists depending on the facility.
Typical tasks include:
- stripping/spreading topsoil and materials
- lifting, loading vehicles
- mixing materials
- site clean-up
Please take the time to familiarise yourself with our Student Handbook which contains loads of information for our students including our policies and terms and conditions. The handbook will be in hardcopy format available with your face to face training. If you have any questions at all, we are happy to help.
This course goes hand in hand with Front End Loader Operations.