Bucket Truck Training is a Heavy Equipment Entry Level Skills Training course required by anyone who will be operating a bucket truck in a workplace environment.
The 3-day Bucket Truck Training Course combines classroom experience with hands-on training. In-class, participants learn relevant provincial and federal bucket truck regulations, inspection techniques, safety tips, and when not to operate a bucket truck due to adverse conditions. In the hands-on portion the instructor demonstrates proper operator procedures, covering topics such as boom and bucket operation, maintaining vehicle balance, and more. Trainees must pass a written exam and demonstrate proficiency with the machine in a hands-on practicum.