HEO-300 - Basic Front End Loader

This course teaches students to operate straight or articulated rubber-tired or tractor-type loaders equipped with a front-mounted, hydraulically powered bucket/scoop, including lifting and transporting bulk materials. Topics include: gear shifting, pedal and control operation, moving levers to move and tilt bucket to fill and dump material, and driving the front-end loader forward to force bucket into bulk material. Course also includes performing routine maintenance on loader, such as lubricating, fueling, and cleaning.
Academic Level
Continuing Education Level
Subject
Heavy Equipment Operators
Department
Continuing Ed - Open Classes
Credits
Not Available
Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
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