Compact Excavator - Experienced Operator


1 day

CSA-approved safety boots and hard hat


Compact or mini excavators are commonly used for the excavation of footings, trenches, underground utilities, land clearing and interior demolition. They can be fitted with a variety of attachments, allowing for a wide range of construction applications.

Our interactive course blends classroom training with hands-on practice, to allow participants the opportunity to understand, see and experience the essential principles involved in the safe operation of a compact excavator. Upon successful completion of this course, trainees will be able to safely
perform basic operating procedures and manoeuvres.

Course Contents

  • Legislation and standards
  • Operator duties and responsibilities
  • Compact excavator design and attachments
  • Hazards and safe operating practices
  • Accident prevention principles, techniques and practices
  • Inspections and maintenance


If you meet the above requirements and are interested – LiUNA Local 506 Members can apply directly from the Member Portal