Training Available

Snowplow – One Person Plowing

Time constraints coupled with poor visibility and messy weather can make One Person Plowing a very difficult job.  Many are out there without the required skill or confidence to run without a wingman.  It is vital that you prepare your operators with a comprehensive training package that teaches them to be more relaxed, focused and skilled – thereby producing excellent results on the first pass.

Who Should Attend

Operators who are converting from using a wing-man to one person plowing.

Classroom (only) Topics of Discussion

Approx. 7 hrs.

  • Benefits of Defensive Driving
  • Collision Prevention
  • Six Conditions of Driving
  • Visibility
  • Mirrors
    • Flags/markers
    • Wing position
    • 360 vision
  • Clearances
    • Knowing
    • Practice
  • Control
  • Hand eye coordination
  • Hazard Recognition
  • Best defense
  • Plowing techniques Plowing Techniques Salt Smarts
  • Truck Operation & Safety
  • Plow & Wing Mounting & Set-up
  • Pre-Trip Inspection
  • One Person Plowing Techniques
  • Front End Loader Awareness
    • Vehicle Components
    • Pre-Trip Inspection
    • Basic Operation (truck loading etc.)

Practical, Hands-on Activities

  • Pre-trip Inspection
  • Clearance Training
  • In-cab Check Ride

Documentation Provided

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