Skid Steer Loader - Bob Cat

Syllabus | Duration | Instructor Machinery Ratio

The Skid Steer Loader Course provides the Trainee with good theory and practical skills in limitations and operational practices.

On completion of the course, candidates are thoroughly aware that at the work place, stability and hazards are a consideration along with observation and safety awareness at all times.



The basic course syllabus includes...

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS

Operative Responsibility – Area Hazards & PPE

Pre-Start Checks & Controls – Safe Working Loads

Safety Devices – Attachments – Observation & Stability

Manoeuvring – Stop / Start – Practical Steering

Practical Operations & Usage of Skid Steer – Loading & Unloading

Pre-Start Check Test

Practical Assessment Test

Theory Test

Course closing summary



As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

For example, a refresher course with extended attachment training, depending on environment and working duties, could take up to 3 days.

Refresher Course: 1 day

Novice Operative Course: 1-3 days


Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of...

3 x Trainees

1 x Instructor

1 x Skid Steer Loader

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