Skid Steer Loader

This online Skid Steer Loader course is designed to teach you how to be a skilled and safe skid steer loader operator.

Course Overview

Skid steer loaders are one of the most recognizable pieces of equipment in the industry. Their versatility and small footprint make them an asset, but they can also present a hazard when misused or pushed to their limits.

This online Skid Steer Loader course is designed to teach you how to be a skilled and safe skid steer loader operator. The information in this skid steer loader operator training course covers the basics you need to know regarding inspections, operation, and maintenance. By the end of this skid steer loader safety training course, you'll take away the techniques and procedures required to reduce the risk of incidents, injuries, and product and property damage.

Skid Steer Loader Course Standards

This course was designed to comply with the requirements for theory training as outlined in:

  • CSA B335
  • SAE J1388-2013
  • 29 CFR 1926.20 and 21
  • OSHA 1910.178

Course Topics

  • Safe operator characteristics
  • Skid steer loader laws and regulations
  • Components, attachments, and safety devices
  • Work site hazards
  • Walk-around inspections
  • Machine start-up
  • Skid steer travel
  • Loading buckets
  • Levelling material
  • Tip-overs
  • Shutdown and parking
  • Basic maintenance