NPORS Experienced Worker Test – Excavator

for Experienced & Novice Operators

Who Should Attend?
This NPORS Experienced Worker Test is for those looking to become accredited to operate an Excavator.

The Aim
To train and assess delegates’ practical skills and theoretical knowledge to the standards set by NPORS and to identify and eliminate any bad habits in the safe operation of an Excavator.

Course Summary
Mindset Training provide testing in a safe and efficient operation of Excavators, above or below 10 tonnes. This can be delivered at our premises, or on-site.

Upon successful completion of the test, you’ll be issued with an NPORS Excavator Card. These cards are issued by NPORS, and valid for 5 years. All candidates will be tested and supervised by Mindset Training’s fully accredited NPORS Instructor, Steve.

This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant statutory provisions and Approved Codes of Practice.

Course Content

  • Health and safety legislation, as it applies to Plant Operators.
  • Theoretical knowledge of plant operations.
  • Operator’s responsibilities, with regards to daily/weekly checks of machine.
  • Familiarity with the equipment and use of Operator’s manual.
  • Safe and best practice in practical plant operating methods.
  • A rigorous practical and theory based NPORS assessment.

NPORS Excavator Operator card (valid for 5 years)

Basic Course Information
NPORS Experienced Worker Testing lasts a duration of one day, and can be delivered either on-site or at a location of your choice (providing it meets requirements).

Additional Information
Delegates should provide a passport photograph on the day of training for production of ID Cards.
Delegates should inform their trainer if they have any serious health issues, physical problems, special considerations or are taking any medication, which may create difficulties in undertaking elements of this training course.

For training held at your own location, please ensure that the classroom you make available has a 240v power supply and is a suitable size for the number of delegates attending. Please ensure that the practical area has been risk assessed, is free from harm, is suitable for training and the necessary plant machinery is available.
Double up your NPORS Qualification by adding your Dumper module for an extra £100 per day.

Experienced: 1 day (maximum delegates: 4)
Novice? Find out more about our Novice excavator courses here

Course Title Start Date Duration Price
NPORS Experienced Worker Testing: Excavator & Dumper 20/06/2019 1 Day £450+VAT
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