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 TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

 ADVANCED DRIVING
       DANGEROUS GOODS
       DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
           SHUNTING

       RIGID HEAVY VEHICLE
       TIP TRUCK
       VEHICLE COMBINATION
       WATER CART

 LIFTING OPERATIONS
       CRANES
           HEAVY
           MOBILE
           MOBILIFT
           OVERHEAD (CAB)
           OVERHEAD (PENDANT)
           SINGLE GIRDER HOIST
           TRUCK MOUNTED
           TOWER
       LIFT TRUCKS (FORK LIFTS)
           ADPLTs
           COUNTER-BALANCED
           DPLTs
           SIDE LOADERS
           RTLTs
       OPERATIONS
           BASIC RIGGING
           BANKSMAN
           LIFTING EQUIPMENT
              INSPECTION

           SAFE LIFTING

 EARTHMOVING
       CONCRETE DUMPERS
       DUMP TRUCKS
           ARTICULATED
           RIGID
       EXCAVATORS
       FACE SHOVELS
       FRONT END LOADERS
       GRADERS
       SCRAPERS
       SKID STEER LOADERS
       TLBs
       TRACK TYPE DOZERS
       TRACTORS
       WHEELED DOZERS

 CONSTRUCTION
       ASPHALT PAVER
       MEWPs
       PERCUSSION DRILLS
       ROCK BREAKERS
       ROLLERS
       TYRE HANDLER ATTACH
       SCAFFOLD ERECTION
       SCAFFOLD INSPECTION

  HEALTH & SAFETY
       ACCIDENT/INCIDENT
           INVESTIGATION

       FIRE FIGHTING I
       FIRE FIGHTING II
       FIRST AID I
       FIRST AID II
       GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING
       HANDLING HAZMAT
       HEALTH & SAFETY REP
       LOCKOUT/TAGOUT
       OHS ACT OVERVIEW
       OHS ACT IN-DEPTH
       SITE SAFETY AWARENESS
       WORKING AT HEIGHTS
       WORKSHOP SAFETY

  POWERTOOLS AND MACHINES
       BOILERMAKING
       BRUSH CUTTERS
       CHAINSAWS
       CUT-OFF SAWS
       LAWNMOWERS
 
FULL TITLE: OPERATE A TRACTOR
AND TOW VARIOUS IMPLEMENTS AND ATTACHMENTS
FIELD: Physical Planning and Construction
SUBFIELD: Physical Planning, Design and Management 
UNIT STANDARD: 262804 [SAQA]
NQF LEVEL: 02 (8 credits)
DESCRIPTION: The tractor course is designed for both novice and experienced operators who may be expected to operate a tractor while performing their daily duties. A learner accredited with this unit standard will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the functions of the tractor and the start-up, shutdown and operating procedures for the machine. The operator will also be able to tow various implements and attachments.
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 3 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
Remedial Training: 1 Day
COURSE CONTENT: Tractor familiarisation and functions
    We explain why you need to be a professional tractor     operator, the functions of a tractor, tractor components     and their purposes, and what Personal Protective     Equipment (PPE) a tractor operator may be required to     use.
Plan work activity and prepare work area
    We explain why an operator needs to receive and     interpret work activity instructions, identify what is     required to plan and prepare work activities, and     explain what aspects to consider once on site and
    preparing to start any work activities.
Tractor checks, starting up, shutting down and parking
    a tractor
    We identify the different checks an operator must do on     a tractor, explain the different gauges, how to perform     the checks and why, demonstrate how to perform the     checks, how to start up, shut down and park a tractor     and discuss tractor maintenance.
Operate the tractor
    We explain the general operating safety aspects,     general site rules, demonstrate brake and steering     tests, discuss defensive tractor operating and explain     good operating practices.
Implements and attachments
    We explain safety related to using implements and     attachments with a tractor and demonstrate hitching     and unhitching implements and attachments, as well     as towing.
Document tractor use, report and communicate     information
    We explain the importance of documenting tractor use,
    reporting faults and problems and communicating
    information to other role-players.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given.

For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of tractor training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.

 
 
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