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Front End Loader

Capable of lifting large quantities of material at once, Front End Loaders make fast work of truck loading, snow removal and work site clean-up. They are also articulated, allowing for operation in tight quarters. Most people do not realize their adaptability and capacity for performing a wide variety of operations.

In order to fully maximize this machine’s potential, it is essential that its operators undertake a comprehensive training program, one that includes both theoretical and practical components.


Who Should Attend:

Any person responsible for operating a front end loader.

Classroom (only) Topics of Discussion:

Approx. 4 hours.

  • Equipment Design & Function
  • Electrical System
  • Hydraulic System
  • Pre-Start Inspections
  • Equipment Warning Devices
  • Controls Review
  • Bucket Operation
  • Loading, Stockpiling, Ramping, Digging and Bulldozing Techniques
  • Power-Train
  • Stability and Centre of Gravity
  • Work Area Clean-up
  • Loader Accessories (i.e. plows)

Practical, Hands-on Activities

  • Pre-Start Inspection
  • Controls Review
  • Maneuvering Around Obstacles
  • Bucket Operation
  • Loading Trucks

Documentation Provided

Student Book, Test, Operator Training Summary, Certificate of Completion