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Ride on roller training (November 2021)

November 17 - November 19

A three day course for a CPCS ride on roller (A31). Maximum of 3 learners.

This is a course designed for novice operators.

The aim of this course is to provide candidates with practical and theoretical knowledge to help undertake the role of a roller operator. This qualification covers ride-on rollers

Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the Ride on Roller will be able to:

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 and running checks

Travelling and manoeuvring

  • Configure and set for site travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces

Setting up for work

  • Configure and set for compacting duties
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working tasks

  • Compact loose granular materials to specification
  • Compact in straight lines and around radii
  • Compact supported and unsupported edges
  • Explain the principles, requirements and techniques of good compaction

Shutting down

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


November 17
November 19
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ACOP Group
01269 844155


Capel Quarry, Cross Hands
Llanelli, SA14 7NH
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ACOP offer the full range of CPCS-accredited courses. This listing is an example of what we have forthcoming. However, please contact us will any individual requirements, or to ask for any cancellations and last minute offers.