HEP208 – 32.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

The Intermediate Motor Grader Operator course identifies & describes the common uses and types of motor graders. During the course, participants are presented with safety guidelines, pre-start inspection procedures, preventive maintenance requirements, startup & operation along with common work activities associated with motor graders. In addition to instruction on machine mechanical systems, preventive maintenance, safe work practices, and operational techniques, hands-on field exercises are conducted to include pre-operation inspections, blade adjustments, and scenarios developed to provide common operational techniques.

Prerequisites

TEEX Certification/Licensing Requirement

The participant must show evidence of completion of the TEEX Introduction to Motor Grader Operator (HEP205) course or an equivalent at least 14 business days prior to the start of class. This prerequisite may be accomplished by uploading a copy of the certificate of completion after registration. Once received and approved, the participant will be notified by email that they have met all prerequisites and have been added to the class roster.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Adjustments
  • Machine operating systems
  • Operational techniques for flat blading, cutting a vee-ditch and back slope and moving materials out of a ditch
  • Pre-operational inspections
  • Safe work practices

Suggested Audience

  • Beginner, intermediate, or advanced heavy equipment operators
  • Electric utilities technicians
  • Telecommunications personnel
  • Cable TV line installers
  • Construction technicians
  • Roadway construction technicians
  • Road maintenance personnel

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

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