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CPCS A09 Forward Tipping Dumper Course (Novice)

The CPCS A09 Forward Tipping Dumper course is suitable for novice operators who have never used an A09 Forward Tipping Dumper before and are looking to obtain the CPCS Red Card.

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    What You Will Learn

    The CPCS Red trained operator card confirms you have the level of core skills, knowledge and understanding that can be applied in the workplace. The red card is non-renewable and is only valid for two years, though it can be upgraded to the blue card after gaining the level 2 NVQ.

    CPSC Course Agenda

    After completing the A09 Forward Tipping Dumper Truck course you will be able to:
    • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator.
    • Name and explain the purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
    • Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation.
    • Undertake all pre-use checks.
    • Configure and ready for travel (site and highway).
    • Travel over rough, undulating ground, steep inclines and level surfaces – loaded and unloaded.
    • Manoeuvre in confined spaces whilst carrying loads.
    • Ensure the suitability of the tipping and loading area.
    • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
    • Position to receive loads.
    • Comply with loading procedures.
    • Ensure Loading integrity and security.
    • Transfer loads to different locations.
    • Discharge loads into trenches and over edges.
    • Maintain safe and tidy working areas.
    • Carry out shut down and securing procedures.
    • Explain loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting.


    This is a 3 day course

    CPSC A09 Forward Tipping Dumper Course Assessment

    Assessment and tests take place over two days of practical training and one day of theory. To achieve the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass both the CPCS practical test in addition to the CPCS theory test.

    Who Should Attend?

    This CPCS forward tipping dumper course is suitable for novice operators who have never used an A09 Forward Tipping Dumper before and are looking to obtain the CPCS Red Card.

    Further Training

    Once you have achieved your Red CPCS Trained Operator Card it lasts for 2 years. During these 2 years you must work towards and achieve your NVQ in Plant Operations to upgrade to a Blue CPCS Competence Card.


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