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Articulated Dump Truck ADT training (August 2024) CPCS

August 19 @ 8:00 AM - August 22 @ 5:00 PM

We are running a 4 day rear tipping articulated dumptruck (ADT) course for novice operators.

This course leads to a CPCS qualification for the rear tipping articulated dump trucks (all sizes) A56B.

Spaces limited to a maximum of 2 delegates per course.

The aim of this course is to provide candidates with practical and theoretical knowledge to help undertake the role of an ADT operator. This qualification covers rear tipping articulated dump trucks.

Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the ADT will be able to accomplish the following.

ADT training course content:

Roles and responsibilities

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator

Preparing for work

  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks

Travelling and manoeuvring

  • Configure and set for travel (site and highway)
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, steep inclines and level surfaces – loaded and unloaded
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces whilst carrying loads

Setting up for work with an ADT

  • Ensure the suitability of the tipping and loading area
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working tasks

  • Position to receive loads
  • Comply with loading procedures
  • Ensure load integrity and security
  • Transfer loads to different locations
  • Discharge loads into trenches and over edges

Completing work

  • Maintain safe and tidy working areas

Shutting down your ADT

  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

 

For your reference you can download the relevant questions for the theory test.

ACOP Group is accredited by both CPCS and NPORS.

Details

Start:
August 19 @ 8:00 AM
End:
August 22 @ 5:00 PM
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Venue

ACOP Group Limited
Capel Quarry, Gorslas,
Llanelli, SA14 7NH
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Organiser

ACOP Group
Phone
01269 844155
Email
sion@acopgroup.com
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Your level of experience

Whatever your level of experience, contact us to discuss your training needs.

To make sure you're on the right course we'll ask you a few questions as a short learner profiling exercise.

Are you an experienced operator? You may want to proceed directly to test, or discuss pre-test familiarisation training.

We are also happy to discuss how you can progress from your red card to a blue card, or any NVQ requirements you may have.

Get in touch with ACOP Group to plan your next steps. You can email us at info@acopgroup.com or call us on 01269 844155.

ACOP Group offer the full range of CPCS and NPORS-accredited courses. Our listings give an example of what we have forthcoming. However, please contact us with any individual requirements, or to ask for any cancellations and last minute offers.
We are based near Cross Hands, Llanelli, south Wales. We are within a reasonable driving distance of the following areas: Aberystwyth, Birmingham, Bristol, Caldicot, Cardiff, Cardigan, Carmarthen, Hereford, Milford Haven, Newport, Newtown, Pembroke, south west England, Swansea, Swindon, Welshpool.