To provide thorough practical and theory training in operating a Ride on Roller, to enable the candidate to competently and safely carry out the role and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.
- Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges. - Identify and comply with manufacturers’ instructions in accordance with the operator’s handbook, other information sources and applicable legislation. - Carry out all pre-use and running checks. - Set the roller for site travel. - Travel over differing types of terrain, including undulating ground. - Manoeuvre in confined areas using forward and reverse direction. - Set the roller for compaction duties. - Prepare an area prior to compacting, i.e. traffic/personnel management etc. - Compact different materials to given instructions. - Compact up to supported and unsupported edges, against radii and around obstructions - Place the roller in an out-of-service condition. - Recognise compacted and uncompact areas. - State conditions that may cause instability of the roller. - State safety procedures when working up to unsupported edges. - Explain safety procedures when compacting on inclines. - Explain the loading and unloading procedures on and off a transporter.
Duration of Training: 2 days.
Pre-requisites: It is recommended that delegates have 2 or more years operational experience on the machine.
To achieve the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass both the CSCS touch screen H+S test (within the last 2 years) and the CPCS Theory Test and the Practical Test.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.