Training Available

Snow Blower

The snowblower comes in many configurations, self propelled and vehicle mounted, whatever the configuration all blowers have restrictive vision for operator because of blowing snow and the position of the chute. Snowblowers are often used in tandem with dumptrucks to clean up snow storage areas on roadways. These areas are usually close to pedestrian walkways, therefore it is imperative that an operator receive proper training.

Classroom Activities

The following topics are covered:

  • Equipment Design & Function
  • Electrical System
  • Hydraulic System
  • Pre-Start Inspections
  • Equipment Warning Devices
  • Controls Review
  • Snow Blower Mounting
  • Articulation
  • Power-Train
  • Snow Blower Attachment: Safety, Operation, Inspection, Stability
  • Operating In Tandem with Dump Truck
  • Visibility

Practical, Hands-On Activities

  • Pre-Start Inspection
  • Controls Review
  • Maneuvering
  • Loading Trucks

Documentation Provided

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