The CPCS (Construction Plant Competence Scheme) A21 Wheeled Loading Shovel course is designed to provide operatives with the theoretical knowledge and practical training needed to safely and effectively operate a wheeled loading shovel. Training is provided using classroom and practical instruction to enable you to qualify for your construction industry recognised operator card.
Our course provides the knowledge and practical training you need to ensure safe and effective operation of a wheeled loading shovel and covers:
This CPCS A21 Wheeled Loading Shovel course is taught using a combination of practical tutorials and classroom discussion. Assessment is by both theory and practical tests.
Our wheeled loading shovel course is suitable for those who have received no formal training on wheeled loading shovel operation. It is also suitable for existing operators looking for a course to refresh your skills and knowledge.
Following successful completion of this course, trainees receive certification from the CITB National Construction College. The CPCS Red Trained Operator Card is awarded once CPCS technical tests have been successfully completed.
If you would like to apply for this course you must have passed a CITB Health, Safety and Environment (HS&E) test no more than two years before your course date. You also need a good understanding of both written and spoken English.
Once you have completed the CPCS A21 Wheeled Loading Shovel course you can apply for the Competent Operator Card, Excavator 360 Tracked above 10 tonnes course, Dump Truck course and Excavator 180 Wheeled course.