Course Description

Our Coal Handling (Material Handling) series contains several courses for coal and material handling personnel. 

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Curriculum

  • Sump Pump Function
  • Sump Pump Components
  • Power Sources
  • Sump Pump Isolation

  • Function of the Magnetic Separator
  • Function of the Major Components of
  • Magnetic Separators
  • Identification of the Power Sources (MCC)

  • Function of the Fire Protection System in the Coal Yard
  • Function of the Major Components of the Fire Protection System in the Coal Yard
  • Function of the Fire System Bypass Switch
  • Direct Current Power normal and Alternate Supply
  • Fire Protection System Equipment Power Sources
  • Hazards Associated with extinguishing CoalFires in Open and enclosed Areas
  • Penn Crusher Operating Limitations as Dictated by Coal Conditions
  • Safety Precautions Associated with the Penn Crusher
  • Equipment Walkdown/Checkoff
  • Procedures to Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for all Components
  • Power Supply Locations
  • Operate Sump Pumps
  • Housekeeping Activities
  • Deficiencies Specific to this Equipment
  • Dust Suppression System Operation
  • Proper Start-Up and Shutdown Procedure
  • Safety Precautions Associated with Equipment
  • Basic Dumper/Positioner Operation
  • Rotary Dumper Interlocks
  • Procedure for Coupling and Uncoupling Railroad Cars
  • Observations/Inspections Made During Unloading Operations
  • Operate Train Brake System
  • Equipment Walkdown/Checkoff for Stacker Reclaimers
  • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants
  • Power Supply Locations
  • Housekeeping Activities
  • Deficiencies Specific to Stacker Reclaimers
  • Proper Start-up and Shutdown Procedures
  • Safety Precautions Associated with Stacker Reclaimers
  • Equipment Pre-Checks
  • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for All Components on the Water Wagon
  • Identify Equipment Deficiencies Specific to Water Wagon
  • Proper Coal Compaction Activities with the Water Wagon
  • Safety Precautions Associated with the Water Wagon
  • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for All Components
  • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to the Rubber Tired Dozer
  • Proper Start-up and Shutdown Procedures
  • Safety Precautions Associated with the Rubber Tired Dozer
    • Equipment Pre-Checks on the Backhoe
    • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants on the Backhoe
    • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to the Backhoe
    • Safety Precautions Associated with the Backhoe
    • Function of Conveyor System
    • Major Components of Conveyor System
    • Identify Power Sources (MCC)
    • Operator Safety Features
    • Equipment Safety Features
    • Possible Causes of Belt Misalignment
    • Equipment Pre-Checks on Rubber Tired Scraper
    • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for All Components
    • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to Rubber Tired Scraper
    • Proper Coal Compaction Activities with the Rubber Tired Scraper
    • Safety Precautions Associated with Rubber Tired Scraper
    • Equipment Pre-Checks on Dust Collection Equipment
    • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to Dust Collection Equipment
    • Safety Precautions Associated with Dust Collection Equipment
    • Proper Operation of Dust Collection Equipment
    • Equipment Pre-Checks on Track Type Dozer
    • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for all Components
    • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to Track Type Dozer
    • Initiate Work Request on Track Type Dozer
    • Safety Precautions Associated with Track Type Dozer
    • Equipment Pre-Checks on the Bobcat
    • Check, Add, and Identify Lubricants for All Components
    • Equipment Deficiencies Specific to the Bobcat
    • Safety Precautions Associated with the Bobcat
    • Check, Add, and Identify Proper Lubricants for all Components on the Large Rubber Tired Loader
    • Identify Equipment Deficiencies Specific to the Large Rubber Tired Loader
    • Explain the Proper Start-up and Shutdown Procedures of the Large Rubber Tired Loader
    • Identify the Safety Precautions Associated with the Large Rubber Tired Loader
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