Heavy equipment operator training should be dedicated to providing students with enhanced skills that meet the industry’s quality and safety standards. Organizations sourcing specialized heavy equipment training should have peace of mind knowing the skills they invest in will increase their operators’ performance and productivity, improve workplace safety, boost morale and of course, increase profitability.
Classroom training and learning by doing are both important components of heavy equipment training. Heavy equipment operation is a hands-on career, therefore training programs should reflect what operators experience in the field on a daily basis. On-site, customized, instructor-led courses should provide directly applicable theory and techniques of real-world equipment operation so students gain confidence using machinery in various working conditions including appropriate soil, slope and terrain conditions.