Skid-Steer-Loader-TrainingThis course is designed for both new and experienced operators. This program will discuss topics relating to the safe use and operation of skid steer loaders. The practical component of this program is conducted at the client location and instructs participants on the use of skid steer loaders at their facility. Upon successful completion of the theoretical and practical evaluations, a wallet card and all necessary paperwork for company records for each participant will be issued as proof of training.

Course Duration:

  • 1 Day (4 hours) Theory
  • Practical evaluation to be produced following the completion theory

Course Content:

  • Performing of pre-shift inspection
  • Relevant Provincial And Federal Legislation
  • Pedestrian Awareness
  • Stability Principles: Skid Steer Loader Design And Operation
  • Operation of Equipment
  • Parts Of a Skid Steer Loader/Pre-Shift Inspection
  • Fuel Sources (Diesel and/or Propane)
  • General Safety Rules/Guidelines
  • Summary (written test)


  • Review of pre-shift inspection
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Dealing with Company Specific Hazards
  • Hands-On Training and Application
  • Practical Skills Evaluation (Approx. 30 minutes/person)
  • (Each course participant will be evaluated on an individual basis, as per pre-determined course criteria designed to be equal and measurable.)