Plant Machinery Training

Our plant machinery training offers a range of courses that can be delivered on our site, based in the North East, or at a specified site anywhere across the UK.

With a wide range of courses on offer our customers benefit from dealing only with us for their training needs, rather than having to source multiple providers.

We deliver plant machinery training to large organisations through to sole traders demonstrating our ability to meet the needs of any business whatever their size.

Expedient instructors come from an operational, as well as a training background, and are experienced in all aspects of plant operations, with specialisms including:

  • Cranes operators or instructors, all types
  • Appointed Person Crane Operations
  • Dumpers
  • Excavators
  • Fork Lift Trucks
  • MEWPs
  • Telescopic Handlers
  • Lorry Loaders
  • Slinger Signaller

Contact our team on 0191 489 0212 to find out more or feel free to browse our plant machinery courses on the right.

 

CPCS is a certification mark of the Construction Industry Training Board, known as CITB

180 Excavator Refresher (NPORS)

Overview

This course is designed to refresh candidates theoretical and practical skills to enable them to safely operate 180 Excavators.

Duration

1 day (8 hours).

Maximum Number

Suitable For

Any experienced 180 excavator operators who would like to renew their certification.

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must have a current 180 excavator certificate and be able to provide proof of this prior to course commencement.

Aims

To refresh knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

  • A basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and responsibilities as plant operator.
  • A working knowledge of the manufactures handbook for the particular machine to be used.
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions.
  • Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions.
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for Excavator use.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufactures and legislative requirements.
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for excavator 180 use.
  • Prepare excavator 180 excavator for use.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Environmental considerations.
  • Storage and transport of excavator 180 attachments.
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures.
Teaching Methods

Theoretical training and test. Practical training and test.

Accreditation Options

Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, candidates will receive an NPORS card.

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