Course Aims

To enable participants to acquire the skills, knowledge and understanding to safely operate a Front Loading Dumper. Training is available in two variations. Both cover the same assessments; however operatives new to plant operations will require more in depth training.


EUSR (Plus) FTD - 1 day Forward Tipping Dumper

Who Attends

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

Course Content

  • Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components for equipment to operate on the highway
  • Identify the purpose and use of all controls and explain meaning of gauges
  • Identify and comply with manufacturer's instructions in accordance with operators handbook and other information sources
  • Carry out pre-use and running checks prior to commencing operations
  • Manoeuvre the plant safely within the site framework
  • Demonstrate an understanding of recognised hand signals
  • Position plant correctly for loading
  • Manoeuvre loaded plant correctly taking a pre-determined route
  • Place loads correctly
  • Keep within safe working parameters
  • Demonstrate shut down and security procedures when leaving plant unattended

Course Duration

This is a 1 Day course.

Maximum Candidates

Maximum attendees: 4 Candidates

Qualifications Obtained

Upon successful registration individuals are issued with a EUSR registration card, with the details of the PLUS training completed on the back.

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