16 Hour PME Competency

This course is offered to those individuals that can demonstrate the knowledge and competencies in the operation of Powered Mobile Equipment. This course will ensure that the operator has been trained in accordance with Occupational Health & Safety Regulations of the selected powered mobile equipment.

-Certificate does not expire-
Operators should be re-evaluated in situations where they have not been operating such PME regularly for a period of 3 years.


2 days x 8 hours per day = total of 16 hours


1st day consists of in-class instruction (theory) reviewing safety regulations, a review of the operator/maintenance manuals of the equipment, followed by an exam.

2nd day consists of the powered mobile equipment evaluations (practical).  A review and evaluation of the operators knowledge and competencies of the controls & functions of the equipment.


Excavator       Dozer        Grader        Articulated Truck       Loader
Please note that equipment selection may be subject to change depending on availability/unforeseen circumstances.

COST: $1,800
***no taxes or additional fees charged***

The price is based on 1 individual / 2 pieces of equipment
(more pieces of equipment can be added, with a rate of $300 per piece)

Contractors, RM’s, individuals – we can come to YOU, utilizing YOUR equipment (can vary from what we offer as indicated above), for a discounted group rate, to train/ticket multiple individuals on multiple pieces of PME!
(contact us for a quote)

***For a list of potential Funding/Finance options, please visit our Financial Assistance page! ***


ALL TUITION PAYMENTS must be received by the Institute on or before the program START DATE – NO EXCEPTIONS.

The Institute does not accept debit/credit card transactions.  Payment must be made in the form of cash, cheque, certified cheque, money order or by e-transfer to pti@sasktel.net.

* Should debit/credit be your preferred choice of payment, please visit any Canada Post office to purchase a money order in that form and forward the money order to the Institute.


For a list of intakes, please see Program Dates on the home page of our website or scroll to the top right of this page!