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Dumpers

Machine GroupMachine Type
Rigid Tipping Dumper (RTD) Also known as Rear Tipping Dumper (50-100 Ton)
Articulated Tipping Dumper (RTD) Also known as Rear Tipping Dumper (20-60 Ton)
W114 Wheel Steer Forward Tipping Dumper
W114 x 4 Forward Tipping Dumper
W12Tracked Forward Tipping Dumper

Loading Shovels

Machine GroupMachine Type
W1Wheeled Loading Shovel
W2Tracked Loading Shovel
W3Skid Steer (Wheeled, Tracked) Including Forks, Bucket, Planer, Sweeper

360º Excavator & 180º Backhoe Loader

Machine GroupMachine Type
W4Wheeled Excavator 360 Below 10 Ton
W5Wheeled Excavator 360 Above 10 Ton
W6Tracked Excavator 360 Below 10 Ton
W7Tracked Excavator 360 Above 10 Ton
W8Micro/Mini Digger
W9Backhoe Loader 180 Below 5 ton (StreetMaster 2CX/3CX)
W10Backhoe Loader 180 Above 5 ton (StreetMaster 2CX/3CX)

Lift Trucks & Forklifts

Machine GroupMachine Type
B1 B2 B3 B4Counterbalance up to and including 50,000 Kgs (All Sizes)
J1 Rough Terrain Straight Masted Lift truck
J2 J3 Rough Terrain Telescopic lift truck up to 9 Meters & Over (Telehandler) + Stability Arms
J4Industrial Tele-truck Telescopic Handler (Tele-truk) + (Loadall)
1 Day Bolt OnBattery Care & Maintenance
L.P.G. (Liquid Petroleum Gas) Shell Gas Approved Refilling

Tow Tractor & Trailers Including On-Site Shunter Units

Machine GroupMachine Type
H1 H2Tow Tractor & Multiple Trailer/s
H3Tow Tractor over 30,000Kg Drawbar Pull
Tractor & Bowser (Bowser = Water & Fuel)
Douglas Tug Master with Hydraulic 5th Wheel Covered

Lorry Mounted & LGV Lorry Related

Machine GroupMachine Type
R5Lorry Mounted Crane
(HIAB) Remote Control Included when necessary
R8Slinging & Signalling
S2Vehicle & Mechanical Handling Equipment Banksman (Vehicle Banksman)
S5Rigid Vehicle Shunter
S6Articulated Vehicle Shunter
Rigid & Articulated Water and Fuel Bowser
Road Sweeper - Including Gully Cleaner and Lance
Flatbed Loading & Securing also known as Loading & Lashing

Tow Tractor & Trailers Including On-Site Shunter Units

Machine GroupMachine Type
H1 H2Tow Tractor & Multiple Trailer/s
H3Tow Tractor over 30,000Kg Drawbar Pull
Tractor & Bowser (Bowser = Water & Fuel)
Douglas Tug Master with Hydraulic 5th Wheel Covered

Mobile Elevated Work platform (MEWP)

Machine GroupMachine Type
1AStatic Vertical - Driven into position and cannot drive when elevated (MEWP)
1BStatic Boom - Trailer mount, Van mount, Lorry mount, & Spider lift (MEWP)
3AMobile Vertical – Drives when Elevated (Scissor Lift) (MEWP)
3BMobile Boom - Drives when Elevated (Cherry Picker) (MEWP)

Rollers

Machine GroupMachine Type
Tandem Vibrator Roller below 6 Ton
Tandem Vibrator Roller Above 6 Ton
Road Roller (Deadweight)

Attachment Training

Attachment Type
Semi/Manual Quick Hitch Buckets & Forks
Lifting Jibs Including Hooks & Chains
Barrel Clamps
Man-Up Cages
Extending Forks
Clamping Forks
Coiled Steel Lifters

A Guide to Course Durations

Type of Course Operator QuantityDays Required
Novice:
Operator has never operated/used Mobile Plant Machinery
1 Operator3 Days
2 Operators4 Days
3 Operators5 Days
Experienced Operator:
Operator has used before but not formally trained
1 Operator2 Days
2 Operators3 Days
3 Operators3 - 4 Days
Refresher Training:
Previously trained operators, Certification renewal
1 Operator1 Day
2 Operators1 Day
3 Operators1 Day
Conversion Training:
Qualified Operators needing to operate another machine
1 Operator1 - 2 Days
2 Operators1 - 2 Days
3 Operators1 - 2 Days
Familiarisation Training:
Qualified Operators to understand a different Manufactures Machine but certified with that machine type.
Up to 8 Operators1 Day

The above is only a guide or an overview on how long training roughly takes. Please be aware that shift work and extended days will possibly shorten the course (additional charges may apply) and always be mindful that terminology of the type of machine may not always be correct which can adjust the course duration. If in doubt about course durations and machine types then please phone our office to get the correct information and we will help you book up the course that exactly meets your requirement’s.

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