Course details for

Forward Tipping Dumper

Dumper Training Overview (Tracked or Wheeled Dumpers)

The Forward Dumper Training Course provides safety knowledge and practical training in the safe use of Forward Tipping Dumper trucks, be it tracked or wheeled dumpers.

This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant statutory provisions, and Approved Codes of Practice.

It is envisaged that by the end of this Dumper course of training, the trainee operator will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

  • The basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
  • The ability to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
  • The ability to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions
  • How to identify and maintain PPE appropriate for the dumper
  • How to conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
  • How to prepare the Forward Tipping Dumper for use and operate machinery safely and efficiently
  • How to conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area
  • Have the ability to factor in Environmental considerations
  • The ability to explain loading / unloading procedures for machine transportation
  • How to carry out all end of work and shut down procedure

Please note: The learning outcomes listed should not be considered in isolation and may be added to in order to accurately reflect the learner’s duties and working environment

Forward Tipping Dumper Certification

  • NPORS Plastic identity card with photo, this card is issued by NPORS
  • Certification for this course is valid for 3 years. To remain certified in this area, you will need to retake the course before the expiry date

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