Earthmoving Machines and Construction Equipment

Non Unit Standard

Earthmoving Machines Construction Equipment
Bulldozer Air Compressor
Ditch Witch Concrete Mixer
Dump Truck (Rigid & Articulated) Drilling Machine
Dumper (small) Jackhammer
Landfill Compactor Power Float
Earth Auger Roller/Compactor
Excavator Truck Mixer
Front end loader Truck Mounted Concrete Pump
Grader Concrete Cutter
Scraper Walk along Tow Truck
Skidsteer Chip Spreader
Skip loader
Tractor (Agricultural)
Tractor loader backhoe
Water truck
 
Objective:
Learners will be able to operate the machine, driving and parking, operate controls and prepare for travel and understand power unit and machine systems. Operating the equipment productively. (according to manufacturers specification)
 
Content:
Introduction to the machine Machine start up/shut down
Servicing and daily checks Controls (operating / travel)
Controls, travel and safety Machine travel
Machine operations (with attachments) Adjustments
Transportation Site travel and maneuvering
Highway travel Legislation
 
Duration: Based on 4 Operators per Instructor
Learner Re-Certification: 1 Day ( day Theory & day Practical)
Learner Certification: 3 Days (1 day Theory & 2 day Practical)
Novice Learner Certification: 5 Days (2 day Theory & 3 days Practical)
 
Target Population:
Operators, Supervisors and Managers requiring training in terms of the Health & Safety Act.