ARGO Operator Training Courses

Pioneer Offroad rentals provides professional ARGO training to students in Alberta regularly though one our training centers located in Athabasca, Bonnyville, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, and Grande Prairie. On-site training courses can be booked to suit your schedule and can help to reduce travel costs for larger groups at work-sites.

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The ARGO training courses currently provided include:

  1. Commercial ARGO Operators Course (Woodland Operations Learning Foundation)
  2. ARGO Operator Competency Level 1 Land Training (Canada Safety Council)
  3. ARGO Operator Competency Level 2 Water Training (Canada Safety Council)
  4. ARGO Maintenance and Trouble Shooting (Pioneer Offroad Rentals)

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Commercial ARGO Operators Course – Woodland Operations Learning Foundation (W.O.L.F.)

Course length: 6-8 hours

The Commercial ARGO operator’s course is the perfect choice for those interested in having their employees take an ARGO course that was specifically designed for oil, gas, environmental and forestry industry workers. This course is accredited by Woodland Operations Learning Foundation (WOLF).

Key features of this course:

  • Designed with industry input in an effort to meet their specific needs.
  • Students are tested on knowledge and operator skills.
  • The results and feedback are provided to the employer.
  • Provides a real industrial trail experience.
  • High level of instructor interaction, guidance and mentoring throughout.
  • One day course complete with water training.
  • In-depth trailer training is included.
  • Simplified re-certification process.
  • OH&S regulations, and provincial regulations are discussed in an industry frame of reference.
  • Key maintenance and service issues fully covered.
  • Endorsed by the manufacturer.

Check our training calendar for the next available training date.

ARGO Operator Competency Level 1 Land Training (Canada Safety Council)

Course length: 6 1/2-8 hours

The ARGO Operator Competency Level 1 Land Training course is the first part of a two part training program developed by Canada Safety Council in conjunction with Ontario Drive and Gear. Our certified instructors will cover topics for land-only use. Students will learn about, among other things, pre-ride inspection, carrying passengers, riding strategies, maneuvering hills, safe riding practices and environmental concerns.

Key features of this course:

  • Provides plenty of hands-on experience with an ARGO
  • Instruction on safety equipment, riding strategies, and hazard awareness
  • Instruction on critical maintenance and repair issues
  • Operating proficiency evaluated at the conclusion of the course

Check our training calendar for the next available training date.

ARGO Operator Competency Level 2 Water Training (Canada Safety Council)

Course length: 6 1/2-8 hours

The ARGO Operator Competency Level 2 Land Training course is the second part of a two part training program developed by Canada Safety Council in conjunction with Ontario Drive and Gear. Our certified instructors will further train and teach the individuals on winching techniques, as well as how to put tracks on or take them off. There is also a water component in day two to ensure riders have the skills and knowledge required when entering or exiting water with an ARGO.

Key features of this course:

  • Amphibious operation of the ARGO and hands-on experience.
  • Winching and Cargo instruction.
  • Track Removal and Installation demonstration.
  • Trail Ride
  • Operating proficiency evaluated at the conclusion of the course

Check our training calendar for the next available training date.

ARGO Maintenance and Trouble Shooting (Pioneer Offroad Rentals)

Course Length: 4 hours

The ARGO Maintenance and Trouble Shooting Course was developed by Pioneer Offroad Rentals to assist customers in the maintenance of their ARGO’s. This shop course focuses on mechanical issues and in-field repair solutions a key logistics or technician will require to assist field staff in the repair and operation of their ARGO’s.

Key features of this course:

  • Knowledgeable instructor with tons of experience
  • Tips to keeping your ARGO in top condition
  • Real field repair solutions that work
  • Can be taught in your shop or ours (travel expenses may apply)

Check our training calendar for the next available training date.