Job Description

This A23 Skid Steer Loader training course is for Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

Cost from £600+VAT

A23 Skid Steer Loader Course Details

  • The roles and responsibilities as a plant operator.
  • The purpose of principle components, their basic construction and also the controls and terminology.
  • Manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Pre-start checks.
  • Configure and make ready for site travel.
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and also level surfaces; laden and un-laden.
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces.
  • Configure and set for extraction and for loading duties.
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Extract differing types of materials from stockpiles and other sources from stockpiles of segregated materials and construct (temporary ramps).
  • Sort and place materials into transporting vehicles and hoppers.
  • Backfill, spread and level ground and materials.
  • Loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting.
In addition, you will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Finally, the next step is CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 2.

CITB Grants

On all the CPCS and CITB courses that we offer, you can claim money back if you are a ‘CITB Levy Payer’. If you have any questions please contact us for more information.