This is a 2-day course which includes 1 day for testing. This course is for experienced operators who are using Ride-on Rollers daily/frequently.
Delegates must have passed the appropriate Health, Safety & Environment Test. This must have been taken not more than 2-years before the date of the Technical Test. The delegate must be able to provide evidence of this.
Course Details: - Roles and responsibilities. - Regulations and legislation. - Undertake all pre-use inspection checks. - Configure and set for compacting duties. - Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces. - Manoeuvre in confined spaces. - Actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services. - Compact loose, granular materials to specification. - Compact in straight lines and around radii. - Compact in straight lines and around radii. - Compact supported and unsupported edges. - Explain the principles, requirements and techniques of good compaction. - Carry out the shut down and securing procedures.
Theory Test - This is a verbal test, on a one-to-one basis with the Tester. The CPCS Theory test questions are available to study prior to attending the course and will be sent with the Joining Instructions. Practical Test - This is a manual test to prove your operating ability on the machine meets the standard required for the CPCS Red Trained Operator Card. Outcome: Successful candidates will receive their CPCS Trained Operator Card (Red) endorsed with the category ‘Ride-on Roller’. What Next? The Red Trained Operator CPCS card is only valid for 2 years. Within this time you must complete your NVQ level 2 to convert from the Red card to the CPCS Competent Operator (Blue) card. Grants/Levys CITB grants can be claimed by employers registered with CITB for employees who have completed training, achieved the CPCS Technical Test or achieved the SVQ or NVQ.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.