To teach you the necessary knowledge, understanding, awareness and skills to safely operate a Forward Tipping Dumper. This will be taught over 3-5 days with a mix of theory and practical tuition, with two assessments at the end of your course.
You’ll learn how to carry out safety procedures, pre-start checks and more. We teach you the capabilities and functions of each machine.
We can also provide tailored Training for Semi Skilled / Experienced candidates, please contact us for more details.
Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator
Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions
Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for forward tipping dumper use
Prepare the forward tipping dumper for use and operate safely and efficiently
Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area
Attach and set trailers, ready for operation
Storage and transport of implements and attachments
Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures
Your course will be delivered at our NPORS & CPCS Training Centre, just outside of Frome.
We have on-site facilities, training areas and a classroom to deliver all required practical and theory training.
Upon successful completion of the test, you’ll be issued with an Operators Dumper Card.
These cards are issued by NPORS, and valid for 5 years.
All candidates will be tested and supervised by one of our fully accredited NPORS Instructors.
This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant statutory provisions and Approved Codes of Practice.