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On-Site Event

Motor-Grader Operator Training

  • May 1 - Oct 31, 2024
    Available on Request

Training Poster

Please print and post the Motor-Grader Operator Training poster (PDF, 336K) at your location and encourage participation.


NDLTAP offers this training to North Dakota cities, counties and townships. The training consists of both classroom and field (one-on-one) training. The training topics focus on safety, equipment maintenance and gravel road issues and resolutions. The instructors have many years of experience on road maintenance. They will share their techniques in the field portion of the training.

Motor-Grader Training – Classroom and Field

  • 3 hours – Road Scholar 3 credits for classroom training
  • 3 hours – Road Scholar 3 credits for field training
  • Classroom training is limited to 30 attendees
  • Field training is limited to 8 attendees (includes time in the blade)

Field Training (only)

  • All day in the field - up to 6 hours Road Scholar Credits
  • One-on-one training with operators on the road

Fee for Training

  • $500 or $125 per operator – minimum 4 operators (if needed, you can partner with another entity)


  • Randy Watson, Mountrail County Operator
  • Russell Klimpel, Mountrail County Operator
  • Ryan Larson, ButlerCat Machinery

Target Audience

This training is for both the seasoned and new operators. County Commissioners are welcome and encouraged to attend the training.

608 E Boulevard AveBismarck, ND 58505