NPORS Excavator as a Crane training course

This course is aimed at people who require the knowledge and practical skills needed to safely carry out lifting operations using a 360 Excavator.

We will conduct a learner analysis to identify the duration of training required for those with limited or no experience, whereas experienced operators can attend a one day Experienced Worker Assessment (Test Only).

Course Overview

  • 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