Earth Moving Equipment Operator Assessment Course

Occupational Health & Safety-General

Earth Moving Equipment Operator Assessment Course

Occupational Health & Safety-General

Earth Moving Equipment (EME) Operator Assessment Course

Introduction:

This course is designed for construction site and industrial yard Earth Moving Equipment operatives in construction activities. The course will be useful for participants as it enables Construction, Oil & Gas, Production Sector employers to fulfil safety requirements. 

The information provided in the classroom is reinforced with hands-on application sessions at the customer’s site using their earth moving equipment. The duration of the program is three to five days, depending on the type of equipment used. All personnel attending this program will gain significant and useful skills and will leave with a stronger understanding and appreciation of the requirements and responsibilities of Heavy Equipment Operators.

Benefits of the Course:

An understanding of the different types of earth moving equipment, hazards involved in operation, application of safe system of work, selection of machinery. onsite inspection of equipment, responsibility & competency of individuals, safe operation of earth moving equipment, accidents history, knowledge of current legislation, general attitude, performance during assessment. 

Course Content:

SECTION-1

• Introduction
• Types of Earth Moving Equipment
• Safe system of work
• Selection of machinery
• Onsite inspection and maintenance
• Safe operation
• Responsibility of site personnel
• Competence of operator
• Safety notes
• Accidents
• Lock out/Tag out procedure
• Construction safety and accident analysis
• Case study

SECTION-2

• Operator Field Assessment
• Course closing

Course Duration:

One (01) Day – Theory & Assessment

Participants:

Max. 15 – Min. 05

Pre-requisites:

Familiarity with Earth Moving Equipment & Safe work Practices that are extensively used at construction sites / industrial yards and Oil & Gas Sector.

Course Venue:

Courses are held at the RICI Training center but alternatively can be held at a client’s premises and tailored to the client’s needs and convenience. For tailored courses, the numbers will be dependent on facilities available.

Delegate Assessment:

Delegates will be assessed based on their progress throughout the course and a certificate of competence will be issued to delegates deemed to have achieved a satisfactory standard.