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CPCS A09 Forward Tipping Dumper


3 Days

Course Description

Who Is This Course Designed For:

The CPCS A09 course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating a Forward Tipping Dumper in order to enable the candidate to pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

Course Content:

  1. Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator.
  2. Name and explain the purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  3. Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the operators handbook, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation.
  4. Undertake all pre-use checks.
  5. Configure and ready for travel (site and highway).
  6. Travel over rough, undulating ground, steep inclines and level surfaces – loaded and unloaded.
  7. Manoeuvre in confined spaces whilst carrying loads.
  8. Ensure the suitability of the tipping and loading area.
  9. Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  10. Position to receive loads.
  11. Comply with loading procedures.
  12. Ensure Loading integrity and security.
  13. Transfer loads to different locations.
  14. Discharge loads into trenches and over edges.
  15. Maintain safe and tidy working areas.
  16. Carry out shut down and securing procedures.
  17. Explain loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

A CITB operative H&S Test must have been passed within the last 2 years is required for this course. Once you have achieved your Red CPCS Trained Operator Card it lasts for 2 years. During these 2 years you must work towards and achieve your NVQ in Plant Operations to upgrade to a Blue CPCS Competence Card. 

Course contact Info

Date Posted:
24 August, 2018

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