Equipment Training

This course includes safe operation and maintenance of asphalt distributors. It includes classroom and field experience.
Participants in this course will learn safe operation and maintenance for backhoes and excavators in classroom and field settings.
Chainsaws are important tools for keeping the clear zone open on roadways. This half-day course focuses on safe operation and maintenance of chainsaws.
Many road construction and maintenance activities require the use of power hand tools. This half-day course covers safe operation of jackhammers, drills and other common equipment.
Wheel loaders are used in many aspects of road construction, maintenance and snow removal. This course includes both classroom and field experiences to learn safe operation and maintenance.
NE LTAP's most popular course, MGOSC trains operators in safe, modern operation and maintenance of motor graders to build and maintain aggregate roads.
The NE LTAP Mobile Simulator Laboratory includes a John Deere Motor Grader Simulator and an L3 Snow Plow Simulator. In small groups, operators have the chance to complete a variety of real-world simulations to practice equipment operation and snow removal.