Excavator 360° - Course Objectives

NOVICE 10 day course

  • Started 9 Aug
  • 1,980 British pounds
  • Thorpe Lane, Tingley, WF3 1SL

Service Description

⏰ Times: 08:00 - 15:30 Type of course: NOVICE Location: WF3 1 SL Course duration: 10 days Ratio: 3 Candidate : 1 Instructor :1 Machine. Objectives It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the trainee operator will be able to answer questions on and perform the following: ✅  Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a plant 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 steering, driving and braking controls and explain their functions 
 ✅ Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for excavator use 
 ✅ Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements 
 ✅ Safely mount and dismount the machine 
 ✅ Start and stop the engine and safely move the machine off and stop it safely 
 ✅ Configure the machine for travel and manoeuvre it safely across varying terrain in open and confined areas 
 ✅ Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area 
 ✅ Manoeuvre the machine to the work area and correctly configure in readiness to carry out 
excavating tasks 
 ✅ Carry out excavating tasks 
 ✅ Load material onto transporting vehicles or into containers 
 ✅  Reinstate excavation, grade and level ground 
 ✅ Fit and remove attachments 
 ✅ Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures 

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Contact Details



Northlands, Thorpe Lane Wakefield England WF3 1SL United Kingdom