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CPCS A21: Wheeled Loading Shovel

This course is designed to give delegates the competency to operate a Wheeled Loading Shovel.

Its designed for those with experience that wish to obtain a formal qualification or those with no experience. 

Course Content

  • Undertake all pre-start, running checks and shut down procedures.

  • Explain precautions to be taken for underground and overhead services and other potential hazards.

  • Prepare and configure the wheeled loading shovel for travel on site and public highways. 

  • Extract different materials from stockpiles and ramps.

  • Form stockpiles and construct ramps.

  • Ensure load integrity and security.

  • Explain loading and unloading procedures for machine transportation.


Teaching and Assessment

  • The course is ran over 4 day, made up of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises, followed by a 1 day assessment

  • Various cards available, including in-house, please call for details!

Entry Requirements

  • For CPCS Testing, the CITB Health, safety and environment test must have been passed no more than two years before the course start date.

  • Good understanding of spoken and written English.