The second module offered by the Technicians for Africa’s free Caterpillar online course is an introduction to the Cat® Dealer Organization. It is an operational model that has helped Caterpillar maintain its position as the global leader in heavy equipment manufacture and supply since 1925. Module 2 – local reach
Caterpillar is the global leader in the construction and mining equipment manufacture, supply and operation. This includes natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives. We operate in three main areas: Construction, Resource Industries, and Energy and Transportation. Caterpillar has been involved in sustainable progress on every continent in
Have you ever wondered exactly how construction equipment is powered to work? You may know that all machinery is run by an engine, but how are you able to manipulate the machinery through the controls? This question and more are answered in the Power Train Overview module, a free Caterpillar
A great deal of construction and mining machinery uses hydraulics components in order to function. An understanding of the basic principles of hydraulic systems is thus of immense benefit to technicians wanting to further their knowledge, and add valuable skills to their CV. Learn all about hydraulic systems Because so
All large construction equipment runs on engines, and being able to correctly maintain an engine to improve productivity is what makes a technician an asset to the company that they work for. In the Caterpillar Engine Fundamentals module, a free Caterpillar online course, technicians will learn all about the mechanics
One of the most important aspects of working as a technician is safety. The Personal Protective Equipment module is a free Caterpillar online course that gives an overview of the safety equipment that technicians should wear when working with heavy machinery, as well as information on how it should be
As a technician in the construction or mining industry, you know just how important it is that the machinery you work with is properly assembled. Knowledge of the correct assembly of couplings and fittings is vital – this is exactly what you will gain when you complete this free Caterpillar
Technicians working in the construction, mining or automotive industry will know that improving skills and knowledge increases employability. As the leaders in heavy equipment and machinery, Caterpillar has sponsored online courses to enable technicians to upgrade their skills and learn more about the Cat® machinery that they use every day.