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       DANGEROUS GOODS
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           SHUNTING

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       TIP TRUCK
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           HEAVY
           MOBILE
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           OVERHEAD (CAB)
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           BANKSMAN
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              INSPECTION

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           INVESTIGATION

       FIRE FIGHTING I
       FIRE FIGHTING II
       FIRST AID I
       FIRST AID II
       GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING
       HANDLING HAZMAT
       HEALTH & SAFETY REP
       LOCKOUT/TAGOUT
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       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 LOADER BACKHOE
FIELD: Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology
SUBFIELD: Fabrication and Extraction
UNIT STANDARD: 257028  [SAQA]
NQF LEVEL: 03 (13 credits)
DESCRIPTION: The Tractor Loader Backhoe (TLB) course is designed for both novice and experienced operators who may be expected to operate a TLB while performing their daily duties. A learner accredited with this unit standard will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the functions of the TLB and the start-up, shutdown and operating procedures for the machine.
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 3 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
Remedial Training: 1 Day
COURSE CONTENT: Introduction
    We explain what a TLB is, the TLB’s functions, list     different types of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)     and explain why PPE is so important.
TLB components
    We identify the different components, the external and     internal components of a typical TLB engine, explain     the difference between petrol and diesel engines,     discuss how the following components function -     hydraulicsystem, electrical system, braking system,     power train, cooling system, tyres, loader and excavator     buckets.
Gauges and switches
    We explain the different types of gauges and switches.
TLB controls
    We explain why the operator’s compartment must be     kept clean, neat and tidy, the function of the floor     pedals, direction control function, steering control and     the implementation of control functions.
TLB checks
    We list and explain why the operator must perform and     complete different machine checks and explain how to     stop, shut down and park the machine.
General TLB safety
    We explain who is responsible forthe operator and
    machine’s safety and list general and site safety rules.
TLB operating techniques
    We explain how to perform all the basic TLB operations     safely, list the different operating techniques; explain     what the different engine smoke colours indicate, why
    intermittent revving is not desired and how to start a
    cold engine.
Transporting the TLB
    We explain how to safely load the TLB onto a
    transporter, what aspects to check for while loading and     off-loading the TLB, how to off-load the TLB from the
    transporter and how to position and secure the TLB on     the transporter.
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 TLB training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.

 
 
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HRETD are providers of accredited and non-accredited training for the industrial and mining sectors. Whether you require full (initial) training for your operating staff or recertification (refresher) training, we can assist in all the main categories such as lifting machines, earthmoving equipment, driver training, specialised training giving by subject experts and Health and Safety training. For a complete list of training courses offered, download our course directory.



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