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Excavator as Crane

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Max Number of Delegates: 4 (Novice), 6 (Experienced)

Duration: 5 Days (Novice), 1 Day (Experienced)

Length of Certification: 3 Years

Accreditation: NPORS

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Course Aim

It is envisaged that by the end of this course, the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform procedures relevant to an Excavator as a Crane.


Candidates must have passed the CSCS Health and Safety test (within the last 24 months) and must hold a current 360 Excavator NPORS card.

Training Methods

To achieve the Red NPORS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.


Cardiff, Swansea, Client Site.


Course Content

  • Health & Safety at Work Act

  • Accident statistics

  • Safe workplaces

  • Access and egress

  • Overhead dangers

  • Pre-operational checks

  • Operating the machine

  • Vehicle movement

  • Carry out excavating tasks

  • Carrying out tasks at height

  • PPE including harness

  • Practical assessment

For course dates and prices, contact us today on 01792 587250

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