Dozer Operator Training


Dozer Operator Training

Elevate your dozer operators to a higher skill level with certified training from Empire. Led by Empire’s team of Caterpillar Certified Instructors, this 3-day training is designed to help beginning through experienced dozer operators learn heavy equipment operating principles and techniques. Each attendee will walk away with data-driven tips, operational principles, step-by-step procedures and problem-solving skills.


August 10-12, 2021


October 25-27, 2021

The course is divided into two major segments or sections:


KNOWLEDGE: General operating procedures such as safety, maintenance, the operator’s
compartment and equipment options.

APPLICATION: Specific instruction on major tasks in which the track type tractor is used. Within each major section, specific training units are devoted to the major knowledge and skill areas of the job.


What You Will Learn:

  • Backfilling

  • Cab and controls

  • Ditching

  • Finish dozing

  • Level/straight Dozing

  • Machine maneuvering

  • Machine walk-around inspection

  • Operational fundamentals

  • Ripping

  • Safety

  • Slope building

  • Slot dozing

  • Steering


Other Details:

  • Training for operators with 1+ years Dozer field experience

  • Attendees receive a Certificate of Completion

  • Transportation and hotel accommodations not included

  • Safety shoes and reflective vest required


Registration: $2,200.00 Per Person | Fee includes classroom, course presentation and training materials, computer-based training, machines, refreshments and lunch.



07:00 am - 04:00 pm
Eloy Center

3501 W. Houser Rd.
85131 AZ
United States

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Eloy Center

3501 W. Houser Rd.
85131 AZ
United States

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