The CPCS A58 Excavator 360 course provides attendees with basic training on how to operate and maintain this type of mini excavator (below 10 tonnes).
This course is taught via a blend of classroom-based lessons and practical activities on-site. At the end of the course, you will be assessed in both areas via a practical exam as well as a theory test.
This is a beginners course suitable for anyone who will use a 360 excavator (under 10 tonnes) in the construction or industry or similar i.e. landscaping. It is also a superb refresher course for existing operators who purely wish to brush up on their skills.
You can choose from a range of qualifications related to each type of machinery:
Once you have successfully completed the whole course, you will be awarded the following:
In order to qualify for entry onto the course, you should have passed a CITB Health, Safety and Environment (HS&E) during the last 2 years. It is also essential to have a good command of written and spoken English.
When you have fully completed the course, you can progress to studying towards your Competent Operator Card, the Excavator 360 Tracked (above 10 tonnes) course, Excavator 180 Wheeled course or the Combined Excavator 180 Wheeled and 360 Tracked course.