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CPCS A57 Dump Truck – Rigid Chassis

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CPCS A57 Dump Truck – Rigid Chassis


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Course Aims

To provide thorough practical and theory plant training in operating a Rigid Chassis Dump Truck, to allow the candidate to competently and safely execute the role and pass the necessary CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

CPCS A57 Dump Truck – Rigid Chassis Course Content

To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:
Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator
Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
Conform with plant manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
Undertake all pre-use checks
Configure and set for travel (site and highway)
Travel over rough, undulating ground, steep inclines and level surfaces – loaded and unloaded
Manoeuvre in confined spaces whilst carrying loads
Ensure the suitability of the tipping and loading area
Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
Position to receive loads
Comply with plant loading procedures
Ensure load integrity and security
Transfer loads to different locations
Discharge loads into trenches and over edges
Maintain safe and tidy working areas
Carry out shut down and securing procedures
Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting
Frequently asked questions about CPCS Dump Truck Course
How long is the CPCS Dump Truck Course Duration?
To be confirmed on completion of Initial Analysis, dependent on experience.
What are the Endorsements?
A: Up to 15 tonnes

B: Up to 50 tonnes

C: All sizes (wheeled)

D: All sizes (tracked)
Can you tell me more about the CPCS Dump Truck 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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