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The following training courses and assessment checklists are the dedicated courses developed specifically for Excavator Operators, Dozer Operators, Grader Operators, Wheel Loader Operators, Rock Drill Operators, Backhoe Operators and Articulated Rock Truck Drivers.

1077 – Describe Job Control and Engineering Basics

1078 – Describe Soils and Aggregates

1079 – Describe Environmental Awareness, Protection and Enhancement

1080 – Recognize, Evaluate, and Control Hazards Related to Road Building

1081 – Describe Tools and Equipment for Machinery

1082 – Describe General Heavy Equipment Inspections and Maintenance Procedures

1083 – Heavy Equipment Mechanical Systems

1154 – Describe Road Building Equipment

1027 – Describe Hazards and Vehicle Dynamics Related to Operating Light Trucks (Optional)

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Other Training – Ensure every new worker has a basic understanding of forestry work and worksite safety with Basic Forest Worker Training or elevate knowledge with optional General Forestry Courses like Chainsaw Operation or Resource Road Driving Training.

Basic Forest Worker Training and Assessment

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There are two options for competency training:

1. Free online training. Click on the link below to access the Learning Centre. If you don’t already have a username and password, click on the Create New Account button on the Learning Centre log in screen to self register.

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2. Choose to download the Learning Resources below. By choosing this option, the training will not be tracked and a certificate will not be issued.

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  • 1154 - Describe Road Building Equipment

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Dozers, Excavators, Backhoes, Graders, Wheel Loaders and Rock Drills

  • 1077 - Describe Job Control and Engineering Basics

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Engineering terminology
    - Common instruments
    - Slope and grade
    - Common utilities

  • 1078 - Describe Soils and Aggregates

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Soils, Rock Types, Aggregates and Compaction

  • 1079 - Describe Environmental Awareness, Protection and Enhancement

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Environmental considerations
    - Spill control

  • 1080 - Recognize, Evaluate, and Control Hazards Related to Road Building

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Recognize, evaluate, and control hazards related to road building
    - Risk

  • 1081 - Describe Tools and Equipment for Machinery

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Mechanic tools
    - Welding equipment and supplies
    - Gas-powered tools
    - Lubricants

  • 1082 - Describe General Heavy Equipment Inspections and Maintenance Procedures

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Major mechanical components and problems
    - Pre-start, shutdown, and maintenance procedures

  • 1083 - Heavy Equipment Mechanical Systems

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Engines
    - Hydraulic systems
    - Powertrain systems
    - Track systems

  • 1027 - Describe Hazards and Vehicle Dynamics Related to Operating Light Trucks

    This course will allow you to demonstrate knowledge of:
    - Hazards and distractions
    - Vehicle dynamics and design
    - Implications of vehicle weight

  • Dozer Operator Assessment

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of dozer operators

  • Excavator Operator Assessment

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of excavator operators

  • Grader Operator Assessment

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of grader operators

  • Wheel Loader Operator Assessment

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of wheel loader operators

  • Rock Drill Operator

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of rock drill operators

  • Backhoe Operator

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of backhoe operators

  • Articulated Rock Truck Driver

    Use this fillable pdf form to assess the knowledge and skills of articulated rock truck drivers