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Operator Training with Dobbs equipment. Easy as 1, 2, 3.


Self-Study: Gaining Machine Knowledge

LEVEL 1 is the first step to becoming a safe and efficient operator. Operators become familiar with specific John Deere equipment, including dailyservice checks and controls, via online courses, video, and multimedia.



Simulators: Developing Operator Technique
LEVEL 2 is a cost-saving, safe, and efficient way to train operators in a risk-free virtual environment. Operators gain experience and confidence while avoiding fuel costs, equipment damage, operating costs, machine downtime, emissions, and risk to personnel.

Safely and effectively train operators while avoiding:
  • Fuel Costs
  • Equipment Damage
  • Operating Costs
  • Emissions
  • Machine Downtime
  • Risk to Personnel
  • Weather Restrictions
Available simulators: Excavator, 4WD Loader, Motor Grader, Crawler Dozer, Backhoe Loader, plus different add-on enhancements.




Instructor-Led: Machine Operation
LEVEL 3 involves real machine operation led by a Product Application Consultant. Operators are evaluated demonstrating correct planning and operating techniques.

Instructor-led courses take place at one of two demonstration sites and are available for the current series:
  • Excavators
  • Backhoe Loaders
  • Crawler Dozers
  • 4WD Loaders
  • Motor Graders
It’s important to note that Level 3 classes are of limited availability and fill very quickly.

Contact your local Dobbs Equipment for more information.