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.

 

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Skidsteer Loader Novice (NPORS)

Overview

This course is designed to give candidates the necessary theoretical and practical skills to enable them to safely operate Skidsteers.

Duration

3 days (8 hours per day).

Maximum Number

Suitable For

Anyone wishing to gain a Skidsteer certificate who has no previous knowledge or experience.

Pre-Requisites

None.

Aims

To provide 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.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturers and legislative requirements.
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for skid steer loader use.
  • Conduct all necessary checks at the work area.
  • Prepare the skidsteer loader for use, operate machinery safely and efficiently.
  • Environmental considerations.
  • Storage and transport of implements and attachments.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading of procedures for machine transportation.
  • 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 either an Expedient certificate or an NPORS card.

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