Course Aims

To provide thorough practical and theory Forward Tipping Dumper training, to enable the candidate to competently and safely carry out the role and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

CPCS A09 - Forward Tipping Dumper

Who Attends

Potential and existing operators who have received no formal instruction and those requiring refresher training.

Course Content

  • Carrying out pre start and running checks
  • Set the dumper for site & road travel
  • Travel over differing types of terrain, including rough undulating ground both loaded & unloaded
  • Travel up & down substantial inclines loaded & unloaded
  • Position dumper to receive loads
  • Comply with loading procedures
  • Discharge loads into trenches & over edges
  • Place machine in and out of service condition
  • Explain loading and unloading procedures on & off of Transporter
Our standard course covers endorsement A - Wheeled

Course Duration

This is a 3 day course which includes training and testing.

Maximum Candidates

Maximum attendees: 4 Candidates

Qualifications Obtained

This course will give delegates a CPCS Red Trained Operator card (on successful completion of both CPCS Technical tests) valid for 2 years. You must work towards and achieve your SVQ/NVQ in Plant Operations within these 2 years to upgrade to a CPCS Blue Competent Operator card.

Entry Requirements

The relevant CITB Health Safety & Environmental test must be current and in date (completed within the last 24 months).

Additional Information

This course is not eligible for the CITB Levy grant. If you are looking for the CITB funded course click here.

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If pre-scheduled dates are not listed on this page, or if the dates published do not fit your requirement, please contact us as arrangements can be made to suit your needs. 

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  • Availability

    4 Places

  • Duration

    3 Days

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