Operators Equipment (Heavy)

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Objectives – Equipment (Heavy)
  • Introduction to health and safety;
  • Know the equipment, its classification and technology;
  • Know the rules of operation;
  • Know how to identify the various risk situations;
  • Operate the equipment safely.

Safety Introduction

  • Dangers and Risks
  • Accidents and incidents at work
  • Direct and indirect costs of an accident at work
  • Risk analysis and related prevention measures
  • Collective and individual protection equipment

Technology; Types; Accessories

  • Types and Classification
  • Mode of travel

Equipment and Accessories

  • Technology and stability
  • Operational movements & Operational devices
  • Hydraulic pumps and motors
  • Hydraulic valves
  • driving position
  • Associated risks
  • Maintenance of 1st Level

Safety rules

  • Pre-operation checks
  • Safety distances with electric conductors
  • Tipping risk
  • Load; weight; bulk – diagram
  • Table – Operating limits
  • Hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Theoretical / practical examination
  • Practical assessment in real work context
Operators certificates – Types:
  • Concrete Mixer Operator
  • Concrete Pump Truck Operator
  • Bulldozer Operator
  • Dump Truck Operator
  • Truck Crane Operator
  • Crane Operator
  • Telehandler Operator
  • Forklift Operator
  • Truck Operator
  • Multifunction Operator
  • Backhoe Operator
  • Bobcat Operator
  • Grader Operator
  • Loader Operator
Duration & Start Date

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Additional Information
  • Training is provided in Portuguese and/or English;
  • Courses will be executed at the premises of ROTC in Pemba, courses may also be executed in-company or at an alternative training location;
  • Accommodation could be arranged onsite at ROTC Pemba;
  • Participants successfully completing the course will receive a ROTC Certificate of Proficiency.