ERIC Number: ED246293
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Shovel Operator. Open Pit Mining Job Training Series.
This training outline for shovel operators, one in a series of eight outlines, is designed primarily for company training foremen or supervisors and for trainers to use as an industry-wide guideline for heavy equipment operator training in open pit mining in British Columbia. Intended as a guide for preparation of lesson plans both for classroom and on-the-job training activities, this outline is divided into eight modules. Each module is based on 3 to 14 objectives. For each objective, key points and procedures are outlined. Module topics are basic safety and operating rules, communications, indicators and controls, pre-start and operational checks, basic operation, shovel production, lubrication and service, and special assignments. A skill profile chart is attached. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Coal, Communication Skills, Communication (Thought Transfer), Competency Based Education, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Foreign Countries, Interpersonal Communication, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Machinists, Metals, Mining, On the Job Training, Organizational Communication, Postsecondary Education, Safety, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Services Branch, Ministry of Education, 878 Viewfield Road, Victoria, BC V9A 4V1 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Identifiers: British Columbia; Heavy Equipment Operators
Note: Joint project of the Ministry of Education and the member companies of the Mining Association of British Columbia. For related documents, see CE 039 352-359.