Excavator 180° training course

This Excavator 180° course is for anyone who is required to operate an 180° excavator in land based or construction industries. Our practical based course will teach trainees how to safely operate the machinery as well as give them a good grounding in their health and safety obligations as an operator.

Courses are conducted on customer premises anywhere in the UK at a date and time to suit you, ensuring any disruption to your working day is kept to an absolute minimum.

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Course Content

The primary aim of this course is to ensure that the operators of Excavator 180° understand and comply with the relevant Health and Safety Regulations. This course complies with the Health and Safety Approved Code of Practice.

Course Overview

Our Excavator 180° Course covers the following:
  • All current relevant regulations
  • Introduction to machine
  • Pre - shift inspections
  • Controls and instruments
  • Coolant, fuel and lubrication systems
  • Trenching, back-filling, levelling and marking out
  • Excavating deep and shallow excavation
  • Use of the front loader
  • Other associated construction activities
  • Explanation of attachments
  • Theory and Practical Assessment