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CPCS A56 Dump Truck Articulated Chassis

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CPCS A56 Dump Truck Articulated Chassis


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Course Aims

To provide thorough practical and theoretical plant training in operating a Dump Truck – Articulated Chassis, to enable the candidate to safely and competently operate the machinery and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

A56 Dump Truck Course Content

To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:
Basic construction, names of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges
Use of the plant equipment operator’s handbook, etc
Pre-use and running checks
Set the vehicle for site and road travel
Travel over differing types of terrain, including rough, undulating ground, both in a loaded and unloaded state
Manoeuvre the vehicle in confined areas using forward and reverse direction, in a loaded and unloaded state
Explain precautions to be taken for overhead services and other hazards
Position the dump truck to receive loads
Comply with plant loading procedures, loading integrity and security
Discharge loads into trenches or over edges
Place the dump truck in an out-of-service condition
Loading and unloading procedures on and off a transporters
Trained operator achievement test
Frequently asked questions about CPCS A56 Dump Truck Articulated Chassis
How long is the CPCS A56 Dump Truck Articulated Chassis Training Course Duration?
To be confirmed on completion of Initial Analysis, dependant on experience.
What are the Endorsements?
A: Up to 15 tonnes

B: All Sizes
Can you tell me more about the A56b Dump Truck – CPCS A56 Test?
To achieve the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass both the CSCS touch screen H+S test (within the last 2 years) and the CPCS Theory Test and the Practical Test.

To upgrade the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card you will have to achieve, within 2 year, the relevant NVQ.

For more information on required NVQ call us on 01623 287830
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