Fully Booked: CPCS A31 – Ride on Roller - 29 November

CPCS A31 – Ride on Roller - 29 November

The aim of this course is to provide candidates with practical and theoretical knowledge to help undertake the role of a roller operator. This qualification covers ride-on rollers.

Successful learners can obtain the CPCS Red Trained Operator Card. In all cases, applicants must pass the appropriate CITB Health, Safety and Environment test. You will be advised which route is appropriate at the delivery/test centre.

Venues, Dates and Start times

  • Capel Quarry
    SA14 7NH
  • 29 November
  • 8.30 am

Who should attend
This course is suitable for those who are new to the role or may have limited experience and no formal training.

Course Content

Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the Ride on Roller will be able to:  

  • 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 and running checks
  • Configure and set for site travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces whilst carrying loads
  • Configure and set for compacting duties
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Compact loose granular materials to specification
  • Compact in straight lines and around radii
  • Compact supported and unsupported edges
  • Explain the principles, requirements and techniques of good compaction
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

see above

Course duration
3 days. 2 days training and 1 day practical and theory assessment.

Number of participants minimum and maximum
min/max: 3

ACOP Group

This course is free for eligible individuals and companies working in construction and its supply network.

CITB registered companies may be eligible for grant aid

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Request a Space

For more information please:
Email: cwic@uwtsd.ac.uk
Tel: 0300 323 0013

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