QSCS Front Loading Shovel Training Course

Course Aim:

13332912 1252868521399338 6894728415145271350 nThe aim of this 1 day (experienced) or 3 day (new entrant) course is to equip learners with the skills,

knowledge & understanding to safely operate a Front Loading Shovel.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course the learners will be;

  • Aware of the current Health & Safety Legislation as it applies to safe operation of Front Loading Shovel
  • Able to safely operate a Front Loading Shovel

Course Programme:

  • Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005
  • Employers & Employees legal duties under current Health & Safety Legislation
  • Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (Quarries) Regulations 2008
  • Pre-use inspection of equipment
  • Machine functions & controls
  • Site safety

Training Methods:

Classroom based presentation on power-point. Learners will gain some practical experience of operating a

Loading Shovel

Who Should Attend?

Those employees who are responsible for or in control of a Front Loading Shovel.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 3 learners
  • 1 or 3 Days (See above)
  • SOLAS CSCS Identity Card & FETAC certification will be awarded to those who successfully complete & pass this two day course
  • Learners must have an up to date Safe Pass Card & their own PPE (e.g. Safety Footwear etc….)
  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.