Grader Training – Course Details

It is envisaged that by the end of this Grader training course the learner will be able to answer
questions on and perform the following:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and
    their responsibilities as an operator.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to
    be used.
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their
  • Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for Grader use.
  • Prepare the Grader for use and operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Environmental considerations.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for
    machine transportation.
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures.