To enable participants to acquire the skills, knowledge and understanding to safely operate a Front Loading Dumper. Training is available in two variations. Both cover the same assessments; however operatives new to plant operations will require more in depth training.
Candidates must have passed the CSCS Health and Safety test (within the last 24 months)
Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components for equipment to operate on the highway
Identify the purpose and use of all controls and explain meaning of gauges
Identify and comply with manufacturer's instructions in accordance with operators handbook and other information sources
Carry out pre-use and running checks prior to commencing operations
Manoeuvre the plant safely within the site framework
Demonstrate an understanding of recognised hand signals
Position plant correctly for loading
Manoeuvre loaded plant correctly taking a pre-determined route
Place loads correctly
Keep within safe working parameters
Demonstrate shut down and security procedures when leaving plant unattended
Upon successful registration individuals are issued with a EUSR registration card, with the details of the PLUS training completed on the back.