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Total Equipment Training – Front End Loader & Backhoe Training

To ensure the safe operation of any equipment, you must be a qualified and authorized operator. A qualified operator understands the instructions supplied by the manufacturer, has training on the actual operation of the piece of equipment, and an understanding of the safety rules and regulations for the job at hand.

Total Equipment Training offers a comprehensive operator program for Frontend/Backhoe Loaders. Our training is tailored to individual needs consisting of classroom and practical hands-on training. Operators will take both a written and practical evaluation to evidence their competency and provide companies with the written documentation of training required by OSHA.


Front End Loader & Backhoe Training

Program Outline

Program Highlights

  • Pre-use Inspection
  • Safety Requirements
  • Operator Responsibilities
  • Basic Principles of Power Unit and Systems
  • Basic Construction and Use
  • Correct Operating Procedures for Each Type of Unit
  • Loading On/Off
  • Post Use Inspection
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Operational Checks
  • Engine and Hydraulic Controls
  • Traveling Principles
  • Controls and Preparation for Travel
  • Forward and Reverse Motion
  • Stockpiling, Truck Loading, Etc.
  • Making Load Secure on a Transporter
  • Shut Down


  • Written Test
  • Walk Around Inspection
  • Operational Features
  • Driving
  • Hands-on Performance Test
  • PPE
  • Operational Checks
  • Securing the Machine
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Interested in Backhoe/Frontend Loader Training?

If you are interested in Backhoe/Frontend Loader Training or Refresher Courses, contact us today or give us a call at (610) 321-2679 today!