360 excavator (above & below 10 tonnes)

Provide the candidate with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating the 360 degree excavator. Be able to operate the machine safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers' instructions and accepted good practice.

  • Carry out a pre-shift inspection.
  • Be able to operate safely under varying site conditions.
  • Be able to carry out minor adjustments and routine services.
  • Have an understanding of responsibilities under - Health and Safety at Work Act
  • An Introduction to the Construction Industry
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations
  • Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Other current relevant regulations
  • Introduction to machine
  • Pre - shift inspections
  • Controls and instruments
  • Coolant, fuel and lubrication systems
  • Trenching, back-filling
  • Excavating deep and shallow excavation
  • Explanation of attachments

Available on request

Dependant on experience/NOVICE 8 - 10 DAYS

Cost: POA


Entry Requirements:
CSCS Operative's level Health, Safety & Environment Test

What you need to bring:
Machine Hire (operators manual)