Skid-Steer Loader Online Operator Training Course, 7499023


The Bobcat® skid-steer loader online operator training course provides information on safe and efficient operation. The course is NOT designed to license or certify operators as skilled or factory-authorized operators of skid-steer loaders. This course is available in both English and Spanish.

Access for one user for one year.


Skid-Steer Loader Online Operator Training Course, 7499023

Let this online course teach operators the basics of safe, efficient operation and introduce them to the skid-steer loader’s key components and safety features. Trainees will increase their knowledge as they learn at their own pace through videos, animations, quizzes, a final exam and hands-on operation. Topics addressed in this course include the operator’s responsibilities, safely traveling and maneuvering, real-world operating tips and practices for safe entry, start-up, parking and exiting.

Highlights of this online course include:

  • How weight distribution affects skid-steer loader steering and stability
  • The difference between tipping load and rated operating capacity
  • What a hydrostatic transmission is and how the loader reacts when the steering controls are moved
  • The major components of the skid-steer loader
  • The operating features of the skid-steer loader
  • The importance of maintenance for safe and efficient operation
  • The controls and their functions
  • The safety features
  • The steps of safe entry, start-up, parking and exiting
  • The fundamentals of safe maneuvering, traveling and working

Once you complete all of the activities in this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion.