A31 RIDE ON ROLLER

Price: £POA

*Dates on application

Aim of the course

The course aims to provide thorough practical and theory training in operating a Ride On Roller. This enables the candidate to competently and safely carry out the role and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

COurse content

  • All pre-start, running checks and shut down procedures
  • Set roller for travel
  • Awareness of on-site hazards
  • Set the roller for compaction duties
  • Place roller in an out of service condition
  • Recognise compacted/uncompacted areas
  • Conditions that may cause instability of the roller
  • Safety procedures when working up to unsupported edges
  • Loading and unloading procedures on/off a transporter

Who Should Attend

The A31 Ride On Roller course is aimed at people who require a formal qualification for operating a Roller.

Course Overview

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks
  • Configure and set for site travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces
  • Configure and set for spreading duties
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Spread and compact various discharged waste-type materials to specification
  • Explain the principles of compaction and the requirements and techniques of waste-material compaction
  • Spread and level soils for covering purposes
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting
 

Testing

The course involves both practical and theory tests for successful completion of the course. 

Qualification / Accreditation 

Upon completed the course and passing the CPCS practical/theory tests, the delegate will be enable to obtain a Red Trained Operator Card. The card is valid for two years and for the availability to upgrade to Blue CPCS Card upon the completion of a Level 2 NVQ Qualification. 

Entry Requirements

To be able to enter and complete this course  you must have the following contents with you.

  • NI Number

  • Existing CSCS Card Number

  • Valid ID

  • In-date CITB HS&E Touch Screen Test*

  • Understanding to be able to read, write and speak English to a good level

*Delegates MUST have in-date CITB Health, Safety and Environment Touch Screen Test which has been completed within two years of the course examination date. 

 

 

Regarding any queries regarding our courses & services contact our sales team on 01295 770 789 and a member of our sales team will help you with any queries. 

Duration

2 Day Course (1 Days Training & 1 Day Testing)

3 Day Course (2 Days Training & 1 Day Testing)

Location

On site – Apple Construction Training Centre

Off site – Contact a member of our sales team on 01295 770 789 for any queries

Entry Requirements

To be able to enter and complete this course  you must have the following contents with you.

  • NI Number
  • Existing CSCS Card Number
  • Valid ID
  • In-date CITB HS&E Touch Screen Test*
  • Understanding to be able to read, write and speak English to a good level

*Candidates MUST have in-date CITB Health, Safety and Environment Touch Screen Test which has been completed within two years of the course examination date. 

Testing

Mixture of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises, followed by one day assessment. 

Qualification

Successful candidate will receive a Red CPCS Trained Operator Card on passing the CPCS technical tests. The card is valid for two years and for the availability to upgrade to Blue CPCS Card upon the completion of an NVQ Level 2 within the two years.

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