The aim of the 180 Excavator Course is to provide candidates with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating a 180 Degree Excavator to the NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) standard.
Candidates must have passed the CSCS Health and Safety test (within the last 24 months)
An Introduction to the Construction Industry
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
NPORS assessment, which includes Theory & Practical elements.
To achieve the Red NPORS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.
Location Sibbald Limited Centre Locations Client Site Locations