At Finning we use a blended learning approach for training. Blended learning is a combination of on line e-learning and instructor lead training. E-Learning can be used to start to build a foundation for your technicians skills, those skill and knowledge can be expanded upon with instructor lead training were they can ask questions and get hands on experience.

This web-based option provides Service Training, Operator Training, and Strategies for Safety Managers. These courses can be accessed from anywhere at any time and can range in time from 20 minutes to 1 hour.

Contact us for a complete course listing and to find out how we can set your company up for this innovative training solution.


Service: is an integral part of owning any machine or engine, ensuring increased up-time while reducing costs. Caterpillar offers over 100 courses to help you keep your equipment running at maximum capacity, for example:

  • Basic Air Conditioning
  • Brake Fundamentals
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Hydraulic Service
  • Preventive Maintenance

Operator: Training courses provide the knowledge to move the maximum amount of material in the minimum amount of time. Caterpillar offers 18 courses which focus on delivering learning and tools to address the basics of operating Cat machines, such as:

  • Track-Type Tractors - Quarry/Mining (D9T-D11R)
  • Backhoe Loaders - Gen. Construction (416E - 450E)
  • Wheel Loaders - Heavy Construction (928F - 980H)
  • Hydraulic Excavators - Quarry/Mining (365B - 5230B)
  • Articulated Trucks - Heavy Construction (725 - 740)
  • Off-Highway Trucks - Quarry/Mining (777B - 797B)
  • Motor Graders - Quarry/Mining (14M - 24M)

Strategies for Safety Managers: begins with values, such as safety knowledge, respect for each individual, teamwork, performance, communication and integrity. The Strategies for Safety Managers offers 3 sets of courses:

  • Strategies for Safety Managers
  • Effective Communication
<August 2020>
Gas Engine Basics
Sep 15 - 18 (4 Days)

G3600 Master Mechanic
Oct 5 - 09 (5 Days)

Gas Engine Advanced
Nov 17 - 20 (4 Days)

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