Heavy Equipment Operations Level 2 Trainee Guide, Paperback / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Introduction to Earthmoving, Dump Trucks, Rollers, Scrapers, Loaders, Forklifts, Excavation Math, Grades - Part Two, and Civil Blueprint Reading.
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Table of Contents(Total Level Hours: 167.5)
22201-06 Introduction to Earthmoving (12.5 Hours)
Summarizes the earthmoving process, including the heavy equipment operator’s role in ensuring an efficient and profitable operation. Explains the use of dozers, scrapers, loaders, excavators, and trucks in the earthmoving process.
22202-06 Dump Trucks (22.5 Hours)
Covers detailed operation of on-road and off-road dump trucks used in the construction industry. Describes the duties and responsibilities of operators, safety rules, and operator preventive maintenance duties.
22203-06 Rollers (15 Hours)
Covers operation of the various machines used to compact soil, as well as soil classifications and compaction. Describes the duties and responsibilities of operators, safety rules, and operator preventive maintenance duties.
22204-06 Scrapers (17.5 Hours)
Describes the duties and responsibilities of operators, as well as safety rules, and operator preventive maintenance duties. Covers scraper techniques and emphasizes scraper safety.
22205-06 Loaders (17.5 Hours)
Covers the various uses of wheel and track loaders, as well as operator maintenance, loader safety, and operating procedures. Contains procedures for using the loader in loading, grading, excavation, and demolition work.
22206-06 Forklifts (17.5 Hours)
Covers the different types of forklifts and their applications on construction sites. Includes instructions for lifting, transporting, and placing various types of loads. Describes the duties and responsibilities of operators, as well as safety rules, and operator preventive maintenance duties.
22207-06 Excavation Math (25 Hours)
Covers formulas and methods used to compute, cut, and fill requirements on a job, and illustrates techniques used to quickly estimate excavations. Provides a brief overview of software used to compute excavation requirements.
22208-06 Grades, Part Two (20 Hours)
Uses information presented in previous modules to teach proper methods for setting grades, interpreting grade stakes, and reading site plans to ensure that earthmoving work meets specifications.
22209-06 Civil Blueprint Reading (20 Hours)
Explains how to read site plans to obtain cut and fill information. Identifies safety and legal issues that are of concern for heavy equipment operators such as underground utilities and property lines.