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Sideboom Operator
Sideboom Operator $199.95

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Sideboom Operator Online Course Overview

Sidebooms are heavy pieces of equipment and are built for the unique task of carrying and laying pipe, often in tandem with other sidebooms. Without proper training in the specifics of sideboom operation, novice operators may find themselves in hazardous situations.

This online Sideboom Operator course (safety theory training) is designed to help you become a competent entry-level operator who understands and practices industry safety standards when operating a hydraulic sideboom. This course presents essential theory that must be supported by comprehensive hands-on training, competency testing, and review of applicable legislation before sideboom operation is undertaken.

Sideboom Operator Online Course Topics

This online Sideboom Operator course covers the following topics:

  • The major parts of a sideboom and their functions
  • The attributes of a good operator
  • The differences between types of sideboom inspections
  • Proper start-up procedures
  • Sideboom hand signals
  • Strategies for safely working on slopes
  • Proper shutdown procedures for normal and emergency situations
  • Common sideboom hazards
  • Hoisting and rigging equipment
  • Centre of gravity
  • Load weight calculations
  • Load charts
  • Field Level Hazard Assessments
  • Safe work practice forms

Sideboom Operator Online Course Duration

Approximately 90 minutes

Sideboom Operator Pass Mark

A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark.

Sideboom Operator Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

Universally Compatible
mobile compliant This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most Internet capable mobile devices with standard web browsing capabilities.

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