Skid Steer Training

Designed for experienced operators and candidates with little to no previous experience, or Skid Steer training.

Course objectives:skid steer
The trainee will on completion be expected to have gained a level of Skid Steer operating skill

which complies with the standards described in the HSE ACoP L117 (1999).

Skid Steer Course Content:

  • Accident causes and prevention
  • Attachment
  • Care of equipment
  • Hydraulic Systems & controls
  • Legal duties
  • Loader capacities
  • Loader stability
  • Operators safety code
  • Overload warning devices
  • PPE requirements
  • Pre-use safety checks
  • Regulations
  • Responsibilities
  • Safe operating practices
  • Weight estimation

Duration: 1 - 5 Day course (Duration is dependant upon delegates experience.)

Restrictions: 3 trainees per instructor per truck Maximum.

Certification: Both ITSSAR National certification and In-house certification are available.