Skip Lorry Hook Loader Operations

Max Number of Delegates: 3

Duration: 1 Day

Length of Certification: 3 Years

Accreditation: COTS Certificate or NPORS

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course outline

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for anyone wishing to undertake formal training in skip loading / unloading operations and driving in confined areas.​

Course Aim

To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the hazards and risks associated with incorrect procedures when loading and unloading skips and driving / reversing in confined areas. To have a working knowledge of various manoeuvring techniques of the vehicle.

Training Methods

A high proportion of hands-on demonstration and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom briefing sessions and tutorials.

Locations

Client Site.

Additional Information

This course can be delivered using your own vehicle at your own premises.

Course Content

  • Conduct pre-operational checks

  • Functions of the vehicle

  • Accident statistics

  • To locate and identify the major components of the vehicle and trailer and explain their functions

  • Load limits

  • Changes in laden and unladen vehicle and trailer characteristics

  • Demonstrate work related tasks

  • Configure the vehicle and skip for travel on the public highway

  • Pick up and deposit skips of various sizes and weights

  • Check for hazards when collecting and depositing skips

  • Post work checks

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

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