CPCS - Excavator 360 Below 10 Tonnes - Tracked
To provide thorough theory and practical training in operating a 360 Degree Excavator below 10 Tonnes Tracked, to enable the candidate to competently (and safely) carry out the role and complete the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests successfully.
Operating the plant machinery to a minimum standard
Fitting and operating ancillary equipment
Siting the machine safely and efficiently
Carrying out minor adjustments and routine servicing procedures
Preparing the machine for travelling on the public highway
The capabilities of each machine, its purpose and limitations
All safety precautions necessary for the correct operation of the plant machinery
How diesel engines work and how various parts of the machine operate
How to interpret the information provided by level pegs, profiles and so on
What routine adjustments and servicing procedures are necessary, and how to carry them out
Duration of Training
Depending on experience.
Novice training 8-10 days.
Excavator 360 Below 10 tonnes - Lifting Operations
To obtain the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card all candidates must pass the Health, Safety and Environment Touch Screen Test (within the last 2 years) and the CPCS Technical Theory Test and Technical Practical Test.