Dumper operators who want to take their CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.
Beginner (Max 4 candidates per course)
This is a two day course for operators with little or no experience plus a testing day.
Experienced (Max 4 candidates per course)
This is a one day course for operators with day to day experience of operating the dumper plus a testing day.
This training can be done at our training centre or at your site (subject to CPCS minimum requirements).
CITB Grant Available
A grant of £300 may be available to CITB Levy contributors per candidate upon successful completion of the theory and practical elements of the CPCS A09 Dumper course. Additional grants of £400 per candidate may also be available upon successful completion of the NVQ Level 2 Plant Operator Qualification. Click here for further information.
CPCS Testing And Further Courses
Health and Safety test within 2 years
Theory - a verbal test with one to one questions with the tester
Practical - a test including:
• Manufacturers pre start and running checks
• Travel in a loaded and unloaded state
• Position the Dumper for loading
• Receive a load
• Discharge the load into the edge of excavation
• Form a stockpile
• Clean out the skip fully
• Park the Dumper and carry out the shutdown and securing procedures