NPORS Quick Hitch Awareness course

This NPORS Quick Hitch Awareness course is aimed at operatives who are required to attach or work with machinery that require the operation of quick hitch systems, working in the construction industry and allied environments, along with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements.

Course Overview

Our NPORS Quick Hitch Awareness (N726) training course covers the following:
  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular Quick Hitch to be used
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the Quick Hitch and explain their functions
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for Quick Hitch use
  • Be able to explain the different types of Quick hitch devices
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the designated change over area
  • Fit and remove attachments safely and efficiently
  • Demonstrate and explain checks for attachment
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures