Concrete Pump Course

February 8, 2018 @ Concrete Ontario Office

Employers in Canada’s concrete pumping industry have recognized a need to establish a basic training and education program for their workers. In support of that goal, the Canadian Ready-Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA) and its provincial members have organized an occupational analysis to identify and clarify specific basic information needed for concrete pump operators to perform their work safely and effectively.

  • Concrete Basics
  • Basic Personal Safety
  • Pre-Trip Inspection
  • Trip Planning and Travel
  • Setting up on Job Site
  • Line Pumping
  • Boom Pumping
  • Daily Machine & Equipment Check; Scheduled Machinery Maintenance
  • Environmental Safety; Technical Notes
  • Exam (Closed Book)
  • Increases operator’s level of safety awareness
  • Assists in operator’s development and self-improvement
  • Identifies operator as a professional
  • Encourages an operator to expand knowledge
  • Helps prevent incidents
  • Reduces workplace risks
  • Improves performance and productivity
  • Stimulates training
  • Demonstrates a company’s commitment to safety