COURSE OVERVIEW -- Click here for COURSE SAMPLE
What is the average life of haul truck tires in your mine? Probably not as good as you think it should be. VISTA Training's Tire Care training program can help you take a more proactive approach to improve the life of your haul truck tires. Even a modest improvement can mean millions of dollars in savings.
This course uses a variety of scenarios and problem-solving questions to help haul truck operators avoid obvious dangers - such as running over rocks, windrows, and spilled materials on the haul road. It also alerts them to less visible hazards that tend to weaken truck tires and shorten their average life. The roles of road maintenance personnel, supervisors, managers, mine engineers, and tire maintenance personnel are also explored.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
• Examine the role tires play in mining operations.
• Define challenges companies face due to tire costs and maintenance.
• Explain the impact of daily tasks on specific equipment tires.
• Identify ways to reduce the wear and tear on tires.
Lesson 1: Introduction
• Overview of the purpose of this program in affecting the tire costs and maintenance in mining.
Lesson 2: A Mining Story
• A modern-day story of the impact of tires on mining.
• Overview of the tire supply demand crisis.
Lesson 3: Tire Care Solution
• Responsibility for tire management on a mine.
• Ways tires are impacted daily on a mine site.
• Variables affecting tires for common equipment types used in a mine.
• Ways to reduce tire wear and costs.
Final Exam – 10 question exam with incorrect response feedback
Trainers: Before you begin classroom or field training, why not provide your trainees with a solid foundation of knowledge about the equipment and how to operate it safely? This e-learning training course can be delivered anytime, anywhere you have access to a high-speed internet connection.
Overall Course Specifications:
Estimated length of training program: 1 hour + final test
Number of test questions: 16
Printable Certificate of Completion: Yes, with person's name, date, and test score
Final Exam Feedback report: Yes
Immediate online delivery for one person - viewable for up to 60 days