Bucket Truck (8hr)

Course Introduction

This 8-hour bucket truck operator course is similar to our 4-hour course except the operators will be provided the opportunity to actually set up a mock work zone and use a lift. This hands-on practice is invaluable for new or inexperienced operators.

Bucket truck operators must be trained to use them properly and comply with the OSHA standard for aerial lifts (1926.453)

Topics Include

Our course does this by discussing the following items:

Part 1- Introduction to bucket truck hazards

Part 2- Incident Reports

Part 3- The OSHA Regulations

Part 4- Defensive Driving

Part 5- Temporary Traffic Control Principles

Part 6- Avoiding Contact with Power Lines

Part 7- Preventing Falls

Part 8- Lift Usage

Part 9- Preventing Lift Overturn

Part 10- Review, Written Test and Hands on practice