Backhoe Operator Training

  • Classroom

This training is a review of truck and workplace hazards, equipment inspection, safe operating procedures, and Cal-OSHA operating rules. The training includes classroom instruction, a written test, hands-on demonstration of proficiency, plus an evaluation of safe operating procedures of a backhoe. Regulation: Cal-OSHA General Industry Safety Orders 3203(a)(7).  

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email,, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. 


Topics Covered

  • Backhoe Dynamics
  • Cal-OSHA Regulations
  • Backhoe Operating Techniques


4 hours




As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Employees Who Operate A Backhoe