A59 (CPCS) Excavator 360 Degree – Digger

Endorsements:

A: Tracked
B: Wheeled
C: Lifting Operations

Endorsements:

£95 to add on lifting operations endorsement

On centre category: Delivered at our CPCS centre in Cannock, West Midlands.

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Level
Duration
Cost
Dates
Novice
Plus £95 + VAT to add on Lifting Operations A59c
6 days
£1650
Intermediate
Plus £95 + VAT to add on Lifting Operations A59c
3 days
£995
Refresher
Plus £95 + VAT to add on Lifting Operations A59c
2 days
£795
Experienced
Only recommended for very experienced operators, familiar with CPCS testing and not requiring any preparation
Plus £95 + VAT to add on Lifting Operations A59c
1 day
£525
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Date
Duration
Cost
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Novice
17th December 2018
6 days
£1650
Novice
21st January 2019
6 days
£1650
Novice
11th February 2019
6 days
£1650
Novice
25th February 2019
6 days
£1650

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Date
Duration
Cost
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Intermediate
12th December 2018
3 days
£995
Intermediate
28th January 2019
3 days
£995
Intermediate
18th February 2019
3 days
£995

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Date
Duration
Cost
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Refresher
7th January 2019
2 days
£795
Refresher
17th January 2019
2 days
£795
Refresher
4th February 2019
2 days
£795
Refresher
8th February 2019
2 days
£795
Refresher
21st February 2019
2 days
£795

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Date
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Experienced
15th December 2018
1 day
£525
Experienced
5th January 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
12th January 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
19th January 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
26th January 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
9th February 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
16th February 2019
1 day
£525
Experienced
23rd February 2019
1 day
£525

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Course information

Who is the course for?

This course provides instruction in correct operation of Excavator 360 above 10T for operators who will be using such machines on site. It provides training as referred to in the laws relating to work equipment and health and safety, and is accredited by the Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS).

Course Content Includes:

• Role and responsibility as a plant operator

• Basic construction, names of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges
• Principle components, basic construction, controls & terminology
• Relevant regulations & legislation
• Pre-use, start, running checks and close-down procedure
• Negotiating rough ground & steep inclines
• Manoeuvring in confined spaces
• Configuring for excavating duties
• Hazards, underground & overhead services
• Excavation & ground types
• Grading, levelling & spreading
• Placing materials into vehicles & hoppers
• Lifting, moving & placing basic slung loads
• Travelling with slung loads
• Shutdown & securing procedures

 

Completion of the course:

Candidates will take a verbal theory test, and complete a practical assessment. Successful candidates will receive a 2 Year CPCS Category A59 Red Trained Operator License

Those with 2-3 years or more experience can add on the NVQ assessment at the same time to progress straight to the 5 Year CPCS Blue Competent Operator card

Prerequisites

You must have a basic understanding and knowledge of current Health & Safety issues.

The CITB Operatives Health & Safety touch screen test must be current and in date. (Completed within the last 24 months)
We can provide the CSCS HS&E at our West Midlands training centre.