A33 AGRICULTURAL TRACTOR

Price: £POA

*Dates on application 

 

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. 

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Aim of the course

The course aims to provide thorough practical and theory training in operating an Agricultural Tractor. This enables the candidate to competently and safely carry out the role and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

Course content

  • Naming the principle elements, components and controls of the plant machinery
  • Pre and post use checks
  • Shut down and securing procedures
  • Attaching and setting a range of implements ready for work, including trailed, mounted and power take off drives
  • Removing said implements and storing them correctly
  • Identifying hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Loading and unloading procedures

Who Should attend

The A33 Agricultural Tractor course is aimed at people who require a formal qualification for operating a Agricultural Tractor 

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 ready for site and highway travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces with mounted and trailed implements
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces with trailed and mounted implements
  • Attach and set trailed implements ready for work
  • Attach and set mounted implements ready for work
  • Attach and set power take-off drives ready for work
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Operate a mounted or power-driven implement
  • Remove and store trailed and mounted implements
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

Duration

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

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

4 Day Course ( 3 Day 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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