HEP214 – 16.00 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to get the latest schedule.
The Introduction to Equipment Load and Tie-Down course provides operators with an introduction to specific load and tie-down techniques for several load types being transported by a trailer. During classroom training, participants are provided examples of correct loading and securing of equipment for towing, preventive maintenance, safe work practices, load calculations, tie-down techniques, and different types of tie down devices.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Student must provide:
- Hard hat
- Steel-toed footwear
- Visibility safety vest
To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.
- Load Identification
- Truck Transport Equipment Identification
- Trailer Transport Equipment Identification
- Load Tie-Down Identification
- Equipment Loading Procedures
- Material Loading Procedures
- Equipment Tie-Down Procedures
- Material Tie-Down Procedures
- Route Planning
Personnel who have the responsibility of transporting materials and equipment on the highways and interstates.