NPORS - Forward Tipping Dumper - Wheeled

Course Aims

The NPORS Forward Tipping Dumper Wheeled course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating a forward tipping dumper in order to enable the candidate to pass the NPORS Theory and Practical Tests.

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


Duration of Training

Depending on experience.

Novice training 3-5 days.



A: Wheeled

B: Tracked



To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.​​