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W Heavy Equipment Hands On - 2 Day Course BACKHOE

When: May 23, 2022 - May 24, 2022





Dale "Butch" Savage



Santaquin Pit
Exit 248 Payson ( W 800 S) Turn Right
Go to Next Cross Street/Frontage Road
Turn Left takes you to 12000 S
Turn Right on 11950 S stay on this road until you arrive at Pit 12000 S

No spots available

Course Description

NOTE: Students must have successfully completed the Heavy Equipment Safety Operations course within the last 3 years to take the Hands-On training.


This two-day hands-on training covers: vehicle safety, vehicle maintenance, daily walk-around inspections, pre- and post-shift inspections and equipment operating techniques.


Equipment.  This piece of equipment is the Backkhoe - Level 1 or Level 2

Seat time hours are required between Level 1 & 2, or under discretion of instructor.

Registration Notes

Notification of cancellation must be received prior to registration deadline. Substitutions may be made at any time. A $25 adminstrative fee may be retained for late cancellations or no-shows. Please notify us of any changes.

Road Scholar

This course fulfills an elective requirement for the Road Scholar program.