Crane supervisor training (December 2021)

Crane supervisor training (December 2021)

We are running a 4 day CPCS (A62) crane supervisor course. This course is aimed at those with previous experience in lifting operations. Spaces are limited to a maximum of 3 learners. The aim of this course is to provide candidates with practical and theoretical knowledge to help undertake the role of a Crane/Lift Supervisor The Crane/Lifting Operations Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that a lifting operation is properly supervised and carried out in a safe manner in accordance with a method statement/ lift plan. A full description of the duties and responsibilities of a Crane/Lifting Operations Supervisor can be found in the Approved Code of Practice for the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (L117) and BS 7121 Part 1: 2006. Successful candidates will gain knowledge and skills in: Regulations and codes of practice Safe systems of work, lift plans, method statements and risk assessments Personal responsibilities Cranes: types and terminology Lifting documentation Crane stability, duty charts and safety devices Crane appreciation and suitability Controlling lifting operations Roles and responsibilities Methods of...
Crane supervisor training (November 2021)

Crane supervisor training (November 2021)

We are running a 4 day CPCS (A62) crane supervisor course. This course is aimed at those with previous experience in lifting operations. Spaces are limited to a maximum of 3 learners. The aim of this course is to provide candidates with practical and theoretical knowledge to help undertake the role of a Crane/Lift Supervisor The Crane/Lifting Operations Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that a lifting operation is properly supervised and carried out in a safe manner in accordance with a method statement/ lift plan. A full description of the duties and responsibilities of a Crane/Lifting Operations Supervisor can be found in the Approved Code of Practice for the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (L117) and BS 7121 Part 1: 2006. Successful candidates will gain knowledge and skills in: Regulations and codes of practice Safe systems of work, lift plans, method statements and risk assessments Personal responsibilities Cranes: types and terminology Lifting documentation Crane stability, duty charts and safety devices Crane appreciation and suitability Controlling lifting operations Roles and responsibilities Methods of...
Ride on roller training (November 2021)

Ride on roller training (November 2021)

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...
Loading Shovel Training (November 2021)

Loading Shovel Training (November 2021)

We are running a 5 day CPCS loading shovel course (A21). Spaces are limited to a maximum of 2 learners. This course covers the basics in shovel operation and maintenance, with a CPCS technical test on the final day. Please get in touch for more information. Outcomes Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the wheeled loading shovel 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 checks Travelling and manoeuvring Configure and set for site and highway travel Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces; laden and unladen Manoeuvre in confined spaces Setting up for work Configure and set for extraction and loading duties Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services Working tasks Extract differing types of materials from stockpiles and other sources Form stockpiles of segregated materials and construct (temporary) ramps Sort and place materials into transporting vehicles and hoppers Spread and level ground and materials Shutting down Carry out shut down and securing procedures Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine...
Crawler Tractor /Dozer training semi-experienced (November 2021)

Crawler Tractor /Dozer training semi-experienced (November 2021)

We are running an 5-day CPCS course for a dozer. This course is suitable for improvers/ semi- experienced  operators and covers the basics in dozer operation and maintenance, with a CPCS technical test on the final day. Spaces are limited to 2 delegates per course. Please get in touch for more information. Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the crawler dozer 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 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 excavating duties Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services Working tasks Excavate differing types of excavations in various types of ground Construct ramps and form and shape stockpiles Grade, spread and level ground and materials Shutting down Carry out shut down and securing procedures Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine...
Articulated Dumptruck ADT training (November 2021)

Articulated Dumptruck ADT training (November 2021)

We are running a 4 day dumptruck 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. Please get in touch to find out more and reserve a placeWe are running a 4 day dumptruck course for novice operators. This course leads to a CPCS qualification for the rear tipping articulated dump trucks (all sizes) A56B. Please get in touch to find out more and reserve a place. Outcomes 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 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 Carry out shut down and securing procedures Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine...
Wheeled Rigid Dumptruck training (November 2021)

Wheeled Rigid Dumptruck training (November 2021)

We are running a 4 day wheeled rigid dumptruck course for novice operators. This course leads to a CPCS qualification for the rear tipping rigid dump trucks (all sizes) A57c. Spaces limited to a maximum of 2 delegates per course. Please get in touch to find out more and reserve a placeWe are running a 4 day dumptruck course for novice operators. Please get in touch to find out more and reserve a place. Outcomes 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 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 Carry out shut down and securing procedures Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine...
Appointed person (lift planner) course (November 2021)

Appointed person (lift planner) course (November 2021)

We are running 6 day CPCS Appointed person (A61) course, which involves 5 consecutive days training from Monday to Friday, with CPCS technical test on the following Monday. This course is designed for people appointed to plan and manage lifting operations on site. If the A40 slinger/signaller category is already held under CPCS, then the Crane Supervisor endorsement is also issued upon successful completion of the course. Please get in touch to reserve a place. Spaces are limited to 4 delegates per course (owing to social distancing measures). Outcomes Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an appointed person will be able to: Legislative and regulative State basic requirements of legislation, regulations, codes of practice, guidance and good practice documentation that relate to all types of lifting duties Explain the duties and responsibilities of those involved in a lifting operation including: an appointed person, a lifting operations supervisor, a lift co-ordinator, a machine operator, a slinger, a signaller, a lifting equipment installer/erector and maintenance personnel Identify the requirements for basic, standard and complex lifts Describe the lighting requirements for in and out of service conditions for lifting equipment State requirements to be followed when planning the lifting of persons Lifting equipment Identify different types of lifting equipment, and explain capabilities and limitations of each for given lifting operations Outline pre-use checks requirements for lifting equipment and accessories Explain maintenance inspection, thorough examination and testing requirements for lifting equipment and accessories Describe setting up, erection, levelling and dismantling requirements for different types of lifting equipment and lifting operations Calculate lifting equipment point loadings/outrigger loadings, spreader mat types and sizes...
Ride on roller training (November 2021)

Ride on roller training (November 2021)

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...
Forward tipping dumper training (November 2021)

Forward tipping dumper training (November 2021)

A three day CPCS course on the forward tipping dumper (A09A).  Maximum of 3 learners. This is a course designed for novice operators. Please get in touch for more information. Discount available if course is in combination with a ride on roller. Outcomes Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the forward tipping dumper 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 checks Travelling and manoeuvring Configure and ready 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 Ensure the suitability of the tipping and loading area Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services Position to receive loads Working tasks 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 Carry out shut down and securing procedures Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine...