(PRWEB) May 13, 2011
ek pass is pleased to report that we have been commissioned to develop a comprehensive dozer operator training program for BHP Billiton for use at 2 BHP mine sites.
The program is to include all tools as used by an instructor to deliver the program and will include a CBT portion as an integrated part of the program, ensuring consistency in delivery over multiple sessions.
Mine specific content will also be gathered and developed by ek pass, including information gleaned through attendance at the mine by ek pass personnel.
“BHP Billiton is yet another of our very valued customers,” said Craig Vest, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of ek pass. “We are very pleased to be called upon to help them to provide operator training that is second to none. This work allows ek pass to demonstrate how we continue to meet customer-specific needs while providing world class services.”
ek pass is a global training and consulting firm specializing in all types of heavy equipment and safety training programs servicing the mining industry. This wide scope training and consulting addresses such issues as machine maintenance procedures, operating safety essentials, and overall operating strategies that lead to improved productivity. ek pass, using state of the art training techniques and technology, develops and delivers training programs that are both effective and stimulating. Our professional resources enable us to offer vital training and mentoring for all mine management and staff. ek pass experience in training “on site” makes it possible to provide “tailor made training” specific for each mining operation.
ek pass’s balanced curriculum of performance and safety solution based theory and hands on training addresses all needs. ek pass has an extensive I.T. arm including web based training development. Other services offered by ek pass include hoisting and equipment safety audits, efficiency analysis, equipment operator evaluation, and providing solutions to heavy equipment operating challenges.
The focus of ek pass services is to eliminate workplace injuries, save workers’ lives and improve profitability for mining companies worldwide. To date ek pass has provided training on equipment from over 100 manufacturers.
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