Frequently Asked Questions
…about our training programs
1. Do you train in my area?
EKpass services are currently established internationally. Our professional consultants conduct training at your organization’s worksite.
2. What Types Of Equipment Do You Provide Training On?
EKpass offers training on a very wide range of equipment. From the 350 ton mining truck to the warehouse forklift to any type of crane. We are fully capable with any type of equipment.
Here is a partial list of the equipment types we can handle, if you do not see your type of equipment listed, call or e-mail.
- Electric Mining Shovels
- Hydraulic Mining Shovels
- Mining Blasthole Drills
- Haul trucks
- Tracked Excavators
- Man lifts
- Pipe layers
- Skid steers
- Mobile, tower, and fixed rail cranes.
We have experience with wheeled, track, and fixed rail equipment.
3. What About Single Person Training?
Please refer to our e-learning page for information related to single person training.
4. Fees for training?
EKpass develops a customized curriculum for training according to your organization’s needs. Many factors are considered in order for us to quote fees. Please contact usfor a custom quote.
5. Do you sell parts for mobile equipment?
EKpass is a heavy equipment training organization dedicated to enhancing performance, productivity, safety in the workplace, employee morale and profitability. Please refer to our resources page which may help you find resources for your needs.
6. Certification programs?
YES – EKpass provides certificates for trainees who has successfully completed an EKpass training course. As training courses are worksite specific, so are the certificates that are issued. Our dedication to enhancing performance, productivity, safety in the workplace, employee morale and profitability is due to our high standards and professionalism.
7. Training schedules?
EKpass develops customized training curriculums according to your organization’s needs and schedule. An assessment needs to be made in order for us to properly give timelines. Ex: How many students? Where are you located?
For an assessment of your organization’s needs, click here.
8. Placement center?
EKpass provides training to other organizations. All student operators are already employed by the client organization. For individual training please see our online training offering.
9. What about regulatory requirements; Is your training compliant?
YES – Our training is compliant with Federal, State and Provincial regulatory requirements in YOUR jurisdiction. This includes MSHA, any of the OSHA jurisdictions (from California – CAL/OSHA to Maryland – MOSH), Canadian OH&S or jurisdictions in South America, Africa, Europe or the Middle East. This type of comprehensive knowledge can only be attained with the centuries of collective experience we have gained in training all over the world, and the continuing efforts of our dedicated personnel.