360° Excavator Training

Construction and Plant

360° Excavator Training

Who is this for?

The training course is designed for any operative looking to be certificated for the operation of a 360° Excavator.

360° Excavator training course:

To impart the skills and knowledge necessary to enable operators to use a 360° Excavator safely and efficiently in the normal course of their work. The training is offered at assessment, refresher or novice level and under 4 awarding bodies. Grants are available under the CITB scheme for those paying levy.

Course content:

• Introduction

• General excavator safety awareness

• Duties and responsibilities

• Manufactures information and machine rating

• Factors effecting excavator stability

• Component parts, function and terminology

• Pre-use inspection and basic excavator maintenance

• Machine controls, safety devices and function

• Site the excavator safely and efficiently in relation to the task being undertaken.

• Excavation exercises to include deep and shallow trench working

• Backfill and compaction methods with a 360¢ª excavator above 10 tonne

• Operate and travel excavator safely on inclines

• Operate machine safely and efficiently during normal operations

• Bucket changing procedures and quick hitch safety.

• Shut Down and Park machine safely

• Prepare machine for travel on/off transporter


1-7 Days dependant on experience

C&G Services (Europe) Ltd – BS EN ISO 9001

Training can also be delivered under the following accreditations:
Grouped Plant

For more information about this course fill out the form below or call us on 01453 826781

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