Skid Steer Loader Training

Construction and Plant

Skid Steer Loader Training

Who is this for?

Our course is for anyone who currently operates or will be required to operate a skid steer loader in the land-based or construction industries. The course will allow you to develop the skills and knowledge required in order to use the skid steer loader safely and confidently.

Skid Steer Loader Training course:

This course can be delivered to assessment, refresher and novice level and under a number of awarding bodies. The course will train candidates in the operational skills and associated knowledge required to safely and effectively operate Skid Steer Loaders. On completion of this training course successful candidates would have demonstrated safe and effective excavation, loading, backfilling and grading operations

Course content:


  • Design and function of Skid Steer Loaders
  • Operators duties and responsibilities
  • Transmission and control functions
  • Information sources and operational rating
  • General machine safety awareness
  • Safe access and egress form operators compartment
  • Operator safety devices. i.e. ROP’s &Seat Belt
  • Pre-use inspection, daily maintenance and defect reporting
  • Loader arm attachments and safety locks
  • Travelling and manoeuvring the Skid Steer Loader in unloaded & loaded conditions
  • Slope negotiation procedures (Loaded & Unloaded)
  • Ground excavation and stockpiling procedures
  • Backfilling, compaction, levelling and grading
  • Vehicle loading procedures
  • Parking and isolation procedures


4 Days

We can supply this course under the following accreditations to suit your requirements:

Grouped Plant

  • C&G Certification ISO9001:2008
  • NPORS – N212
  • CPCS
  • LANTRA – LAA2303


For more information about this course fill out the form below or call us on 01453 826781

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