CPCS 360 Excavator Training - 360 Degree Digger Training Courses (A58 & A59): This category of CPCS Plant training is relevant to those using Diggers and Excavators in construction operations. CPCS training courses are designed to lead to Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) qualifications, which allow those holding a valid qualification to carry a CPCS card.
Within this category there are two sub-categories for excavator and digger training courses; these are,
- A58 – Excavator 360 degrees – Below 10 tonnes.
- A59 - Excavator 360 degrees – Above 10 tonnes.
If you are a Private Individual looking to undertake a digger training course to obtain a CPCS card for a digger or excavator, the implications are very different from those of a CITB registered construction company. For Private Individuals it is recommended that you click on the following link with information on CPCS Training and the Private Individual, before making a specific enquiry relating to a CPCS 360 Excavator training or Digger Training Course.
If you already understand the details of the scheme and want to make CPCS training enquiry please either click here to send a general enquiry, or click on one of the courses at the bottom of this page and the scroll down to send a specific course enquiry. It is always worth making a general enquiry on CPCS training courses as course dates will not always be shown in search results, but please click here to see course dates and locations for open CPCS training courses and testing in this category.
If you are looking to operate excavators above and below 10 tonnes it is best to choose the A59 category rather than the A58. This is because the A59 qualifies you to drive both machines.
Both the 360 excavator training courses must be completed at a registered CPCS centre. In addition to this delegates must have a successfully completed a core CSCS Health and Safety Touch Screen Test, passed in the last 2 years.
When choosing to complete the CPCS A58 or A59 – 360 Excavator training course, there are two categories to choose from. You can complete either category A: Tracked or B: Wheeled. The category details are shown below:
- A58 - Tracked 360 Excavator Below 10 Tonnes
- A59a) - Tracked 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes (Please note - if you pass your test on a machine above ten tonnes you automatically qualify for below ten tonnes as well)
- A59b) - Wheeled 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes, often known as a Rubber Duck (Please note if you pass your test on a machine above ten tonnes you automatically get below ten tonnes as well)
The A58 and A59 360 excavator courses tend to be a bit longer than the other CPCS courses. This is because they are complex pieces of plant and require in depth training and practice. Depending on your level of experience, Foundation or Novice courses might run over 8 days with testing on day 9, while experienced worker courses could run for 2-4 days.
Plant Training - All Categories
|Trainer||Course Title||Days||Price ex. VAT|
|CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Experienced Worker||1 - 3||from £525.00|
|CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Foundation/Novice||3 - 7||from £1245.00|
|N386NI||CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Intermediate||3||£995.00|
|C221IM||CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Technical Test Only||1||£450.00|
|CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Technical Tests Only||0.5 - 1||from £425.00|
|C221IM||CPCS Training (A58) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course below 10 tonnes - Theory Test Only||1||£100.00|
|CPCS Training (A59) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course above 10 tonnes - Experienced Worker||2 - 3||from £795.00|
|CPCS Training (A59) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course above 10 tonnes - Foundation/Novice||5 - 10||from £1245.00|
|N386NI||CPCS Training (A59) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course above 10 tonnes - Intermediate||3||£1145.00|
|CPCS Training (A59) - 360 Degree Excavator/Digger Course above 10 tonnes - Technical Tests Only||1||from £250.00|
|Courses found 1 to 10 of 10||1|
|Click title for course overview|
"Working with Book My Course takes the stress and hassle out of arranging training courses. We have a dedicated account manager to discuss our requirements, who offers us a range of options to suit our needs based on our budget, time commitments and locations. They offer a great range of courses as well as offering us flexibility and value. The staff at BookMyCourse are helpful and knowledgeable, offering a timely and efficient service that is reflective of our requirements". Kate O'Donnell – Kier.
“We have been using the services Bookmycourse for many years, it’s quick and easy system for me to use, I just send my course with dates and the rest is done by the team at BMC. The team are a great bunch, friendly and easy to deal with, on the rare occasion there is an issue, it is dealt with professionally and swiftly every time. RB Services will continue to use the services of BMC indefinitely and often recommend them to other training providers trying to promote their own courses. Keep up the good work BMC!” - Jacqi Cox - RB Services
“We at MI Construction Training have had the pleasure of providing our training services to candidates booked through BMC for a number of years. We like to feel we work in close partnership with BMC to understand the clients’ exact requirements in order to provide the most suitable and cost effective solution to their needs. The BMC team are friendly and professional and a pleasure to work alongside.” Simon Tetlow – MI Construction Training Ltd.
"Citrus Training offers a nationwide course programme in various subjects. Bookmycourse has a unique search facility and will enable users to quickly find the right Citrus course, in the right location at the right price" - Wayne Taylor Citrus Training
"Book my Course has improved our delegate numbers considerably and enabled us to reach out to the wider market, especially on the Temporary Works Coordinator courses, the staff are great and always happy to help. I feel we have built up a good rapport between us and look forwards to growing our bond in the years ahead." - Samantha Bonser - Construction Skills People.
"Book my course is always my first point of call as they offer a great range of training courses. They work with a variety of training providers based in different locations, which is extremely helpful when trying to minimise travelling times and costs. I have received nothing but great feedback from all course attendees, proving that bookmycourse only use high quality training providers. I would not hesitate to recommend bookmycourse to anyone looking for exceptional training, at very reasonable prices" - Jane Downey, Mabey Hire Ltd.
"The main asset of Book My Course is their staff. I have always found them very friendly and accommodating. I feel we have built up a good rapport between us and they are always helpful and supportive" -T Heselden, Heselden Associates Ltd
"Always reliable with great connections for course dates across the UK and an easy booking system. Polite and efficient customer service. A pleasure booking with Bookmycourse". Claire Montague – Ground Control Limited.