NVQ Level 2 Plant Operations – Forward Tipping Dumper

The CPCS Forward Tipping Dumper Wheeled A09 qualification is designed for individuals with limited or no experience who want to learn to operate a wheeled forward tipping dumper. On passing the technical tests, the CPCS trained operator card (red card) is applied for on the candidate’s behalf.

Course content

  • Operate the machine to a minimum standard.
  • Fit and operate ancillary equipment.
  • Site the machine safely and efficiently.
  • Know which minor adjustments and routine servicing procedures are necessary, and be able to carry them out.
  • Prepare the machine for travelling on the public highway.
  • Understand the capabilities, purposes and limitations of each machine.
  • Apply all necessary safety precautions.
  • Understand how diesel engines work and how various parts of the machine operate.

The entry requirements for the CPCS Forward Tipping Dumper Wheeled A09 course are as follows:

  • Candidates must have passed the CITB Health, safety and environment test within the previous 23 months before the course start date.
  • Candidates should have a good understanding of spoken and written English to effectively participate in the training.

The CPCS Forward Tipping Dumper Wheeled A09 course has a duration of 4 days. This includes 3 days of learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises, followed by 1 day of assessment which involves CPCS technical tests.

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