180 Degree Backhoe Loader – Refresher

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Address:Gloucestershire, UK

Duration:1 day

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Duration: 1 day
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This practical training course is designed for experienced 180 Degree Backhoe loader operatives who need to refresher their operating skills and knowledge.


To update operators in the skills and knowledge required to operate 180˚ Backhoe loader for their daily duties.


On completion of this training course, operators should have an accepted knowledge of the safety duties, and operation 180˚ Backhoe loader in accordance with the manufacturers guide lines and accepted good practice.


  • Introduction, aim and objectives
  • Operators duties, responsibilities and general machine safety, the application of Mind Safety
  • Identification of component parts and Pre-shift inspection
  • Machine controls, function and safety locks
  • General machine operation and safety considerations
  • Site the machine safely and efficiently in relation to the task being undertaken.
  • Effective use of front shovel (4 in 1)
  • Loading of vehicles with front shovel
  • Excavation exercises to include deep and shallow trench working
  • Backfill and compaction methods with Backhoe Loader
  • Clearly understand the causes on instability of machine and loads.
  • Operate and travel machine safely on site
  • Operate machine safely and efficiently during normal operations
  • Ancillary attachments and bucket changing.
  • Shut Down and park machine safely