NPORS - Tipping Bodies
The NPORS Tipping Bodies course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating a tipping body in order to enable the candidate to pass the NPORS Theory and Practical Tests.
The legal requirements – company procedures, operator responsibilities, hazards, risks and precautions relating to the safe use of hydraulic demountable body equipment
Basic construction – main components, uses, limitations and principles of operation
All controls and safety devices
Features affecting the stability and capability of the vehicle
Weight assessment and load security
Correct use of load restraining systems
Comply with safety and legal requirements, with an emphasis on safe practices when operating
Demonstrate setting up, loading, off-loading, un-laden and laden bodies and / or containers/ or tipping
Duration of Training
Depending on experience.
Novice training 2-3 days.
To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.