Bucket Truck Operator Training

Length of Course : 4-6 Hours
Pre Requisite is Fall Protection Training
Certification is good for 3 years

Operator will have Instruction and hands on training with the Bucket Truck.

As well as :

  • Learn the purpose, function and basic concepts of Bucket Truck operation
  • Different types of Bucket Trucks
  • Knowledge of control functions
  • Determine Bucket Truck capacity and stability of various types of work being done
  • Pre-use inspections and maintenance
  • Hazard identification
  • Familiarize with OH&S regulation

Practical portion covers:

  • Hazard Assessment
  • Pre Operational inspection, Function Tests
  • Work Area Inspection
  • Review of the Operators Manual
  • Actual Operation of a Unit – the trainee must go through a complete series of functions until the Instructor is Confident in the Trainee’s ability to identify and operate all controls, including emergency controls.

Register online for our training programs.


We are following the recommendation of the Alberta Health Services in order to protect the public and our staff and are temporarily suspending our "open courses". We hope this will be for only a very short period of time, you can still contact us through email/ phone for any inquiries (After April 7,2020 phone messages will be returned within 24 hours). We will continue to monitor the status of the COVID-19 situation, and provide an update if this changes.

If you are in of need training please send an email requesting training. A minimum of 3 students are required to put on a course. We will build courses as requested so check out our calendar to see if there are any upcoming dates. This calendar is live and updated when courses have been added.

Important Notice* Expiry Date Extension

OSSA certificates (Fall Protection, EWP, ConfinedSpace) that have expiry dates from Jan 1, 2020 to Sept 1, 2020 will be extended until Sept 1, 2020. These certificates must bear the holographic OSSA security label and may be validated with the provider that issued the certificate.

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