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Operator Safety - Backhoe/Loader


$175.00 + GST
(Member)
$265.00 + GST
(Non-Member)
Operator Safety - Backhoe/Loader

Backhoe/Loader Operator Safety will provide experienced operators with information and hands on experience in the safe operation of this equipment. The course is not intended to train participants in basic operating competencies but focuses on issues related to the safe operation of the equipment. Participants who are able to demonstrate the required knowledge and skills will be issued a certificate valid for 3 years. Course includes classroom instruction, group discussion, practical exercise, videos, hands-on practice on a backhoe/loader and evaluation of participant’s ability to operate equipment safely.

Requesting municipality must supply a backhoe/loader in safe operating condition, along with its operator’s manual for reference in the classroom, space to operate the equipment, and material to move.  Participants will either dig and move a pile of material or dig a hole in the ground. If digging a hole, the municipality will need a current locate slip. Class size is 4 participants. Course by request only. 

Prerequisites: Participants must have experience operating a backhoe/loader and have a valid driver’s license.

Note: Participants who are able to demonstrate the required skills will be issued a certificate valid for 3 years from date of issue

Duration: 1 Day

CEU points: 0.6

BCRSP previously awarded 0.5 points for this course. The current class contains 6 technical hours and may be eligible for CM points.


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Upcoming Offerings

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  May 30, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: May 30, 2019
Start Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: 553004A HWY 831, Lamont, AB
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  June 12, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: June 12, 2019
Start Time: 7:30am-3:30pm
Location: Ops Building, 4300 56 Ave, Leduc, AB T9E 6T7
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  June 19, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: June 19, 2019
Start Time: 7:30am-3:30pm
Location: Ops Building, 4300 56 Ave, Leduc, AB T9E 6T7
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  June 25, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: June 25, 2019
Start Time: 8:30-4:00
Location: Town Office 4724-47 Street Redwater, AB
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  July 11, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: July 11, 2019
Start Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: 100 Glacier Drive Canmore, AB
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  July 19, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: July 19, 2019
Start Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: 100 Glacier Drive Canmore, AB
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  September 09, 2019

Status: Closed
Date: September 09, 2019
Start Time: 7:30am-3:30pm
Location: Ops Building, 4300 56 Ave, Leduc, AB T9E 6T7
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