28 07, 2022

Simformed July/August 2022

July 28th, 2022|Categories: eNewsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In This Issue NEW! Cat® Simulators Backhoe Loader Training System, Wheel Loader Machine Safety Infographic, Making a Difference in Incarcerated Prisoners’ Lives One Training Program at a Time, In-Person Training NEW! Cat® Simulators Backhoe Loader System Set in a construction setting, the new Cat® Simulators Backhoe Loader system trains students

12 07, 2022

Maintenance Tips for Maximum Uptime Series: Wheel Loader

July 12th, 2022|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Avoid unnecessary downtime and extra depreciation by properly maintaining your Wheel Loader. Most important is to teach operators to complete a pre-operation walkaround inspection before every shift. Identifying issues before they become major problems can alleviate unplanned costs and missed production days. Beyond the walkaround inspection and adhering to a regular

14 06, 2022

Cat Simulators VR Series – Video #2: Reduced Training Costs

June 14th, 2022|Categories: Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In our 7-part video series, “VR Training Benefits,” we highlight the advantages of training with VR.This second video highlights the cost-effectiveness of training operators on the Cat® Simulators VR NOW™ system, including reduced travel and fuel costs. Additionally, training with VR can reduce maintenance and repair costs of actual heavy

31 05, 2022

Simformed May/June 2022

May 31st, 2022|Categories: eNewsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In This Issue Virtual Group Excavator Training, Construction Safety Program Infographic, In-Person Training, Reduce Employee Turnover, VR Headset Reset Steps. Free Online Training Join us for a free 1-hour livestream training class on June 15th. The class will focus on Cat® Simulators Hydraulic Excavator and Advanced Construction Excavator, featuring instruction

24 05, 2022

From Good To Goat: Quick Wins For Operators

May 24th, 2022|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Michael Jordan. Serena Williams. Tom Brady. Simone Biles. Your mileage may vary, but most experts consider these athletes to be the GOAT — greatest of all time — in their respective sports. How’d they earn that title? Natural talent, for sure, but also lots of practice and commitment.Given the ongoing

19 05, 2022

How Do You Learn Best?

May 19th, 2022|Categories: Infographics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Everyone learns differently– from listening to an instructor or a podcast to looking at charts, graphs and diagrams to reading textbooks, manuals and reports to hands-on training. Operators who learn how to operate heavy equipment on Cat Simulators can learn in their best learning style. Download the free infographic!

13 05, 2022

Women learn trade skills at Louisiana Correctional Institute

May 13th, 2022|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Since 2016, the incarcerated population has decreased because of programs training people for jobs when they get out of prison. It may look like normal Capital Area construction. “Once I started it, it was just the idea of learning something new and being given an

5 05, 2022

Infographic: Create a Construction Safety Program

May 5th, 2022|Categories: Infographics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

One out of every five worker deaths occur in construction. By taking the time to create a construction safety program for your construction site, you can help prevent accidents and protect your workers. Download our free infographic to learn the steps to take to create your own safety program.

12 04, 2022

Reduce Employee Turnover With Training Opportunities

April 12th, 2022|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The great resignation or the great reshuffling, either way, means you have probably experienced some employee turnover in the last two years. If your organization offers attractive salaries and benefits and you are still losing employees, it may be because of a lack of learning opportunities. According to a survey

1 02, 2022

Simformed January/February 2022

February 1st, 2022|Categories: eNewsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In This Issue Coal Dozer Training. Mining is Essential Infographic. Ledcor’s Safety Culture. Train-the-Trainer Livestream. Coal Dozer Operating in a coal environment is dangerous work. Practicing in the safety of a virtual environment first can help avoid common errors and other mishaps on the real worksite. Learners can get a