Skid Steer Loader
Certificate of training recognised by the RTITB
The aim of this course is to provide Skid Steer Loader training course participants with the knowledge, skills, and attitude to enable them to pick up and move loads in confined spaces in a safe manner.
Discuss how weight distribution affects skid-steer loader steering and stability
Explain the difference between Tipping Load and Rated Operating Capacity
Have an understanding of the hydrostatic transmission
Explain why maintenance is an important factor for safe, efficient, and productive operation
Identify the controls and their functions as well as the loader’s safety features
Explain the reason for changing attachments and the use of the Bob-Tach system
Know the fundamentals of safe maneuvering, traveling, and working with the attachment
Excavate to various depths and formations and reinstate ground.
Know the fundamentals of efficient maneuvering, traveling, and working with the attachment
Checklist for components
Controls and Instructions of use
Carry out all pre-use and running checks
Load various types of materials into receptacles, i.e. vehicles, hoppers, skips etc.