Hydraulic Lorry Loaders

Training and testing is conducted to CPCS (Construction Plant Competence Scheme) or NPORS  (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) standards. If required training can be tailored to your requirements offering in house only certification.

hydraulic lorry loader training courseA wide variety of courses are available for Lorry Loaders, to suit the needs of every operator, from a one-day refresher and retest programme to a five-day novice operator. Testing is conducted to NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) or CPCS (Construction Plant Competence Scheme) standards.

Course Content

The course will cover (maximum of four candidates) the following:

  • The employee’s legal duties.
  • Lifting operations & lifting equipment regulations 1998.
  • The operator’s safety code.
  • Selection and inspection of lifting tackle.
  • Safe load handling.
  • Slinging techniques.
  • Health & safety (safety signs and signals) regulations 1996.
  • Practical and theoretical tests.

1 Day Course

For the operator who has been previously trained and tested and requires reassessment and testing to prove continuing competence to operate. Proof of previous certification or a letter from the employer stating the operator has at least 2 years operating experience on the machine.

2 Day Course

For the operator who has a good deal of experience usually self-taught but has slipped through the net and has never had formal training. It bridges the gap between basic training and no training.

3 Day Course

For operators who have very little experience. This BASIC OPERATOR’S COURSE is recognised as the standard length of programme to provide the operator with a good foundation in operating skills.

4 Day Course

Operators attending this course will be novices, either taken on a one to one or a two to one basis. These operators do not have the experience to fit into a 3-day course.

Attachment Training

It should be noted by all delegates undertaking any of the above courses that Hook, Clamsell and Brick Clamp are all different attachments and require additional tests. More information on attachment training can be found here.

A wide variety of courses are available for Lorry Loaders, to suit the needs of every operator, from a one-day refresher and retest programme to a five-day novice operator. NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) or CPCS (Construction Plant Competence Scheme) certification are available.

Personal Protective Equipment Required: Safety Helmet, High Viz Vest, Safety Boots.