Excavator 360 above 10t

Excavator 360 above 10t

Course Info

Course Duration: 1-10 days
Attendees: 1-4
Pre-requisites: Proof of experience if testing only

Intended For

Anyone who is looking to gain experience in Exc. 360 operations


CPCS Trained Operator Card (Red)
CPCS Competent Operator Card (if S/NVQ has been completed & HS&E OP’s test passed) (Blue)
NPORS CSCS affiliated Card (Red)
NPORS Traditional Card
Advance Training Certificate

Refresher Period

Dependent on certificate/card route chosen, call for further information

Recommended Progression

S/NVQ is required to progress CPCS & NPORS Trained Operator (Red) Cards to the Competent Operator (Blue) Cards. call for further information

Course Aims

By the end of the course the operator should be able to:

  • Safely change and use the quick hitch
  • Lift and deposit loads
  • Carry out a pre-start inspection
  • Operate safely under varying site conditions
  • Excavate to various depths and formations and reinstate ground
  • Carry out minor adjustments and routine service
  • Demonstrate an understanding of responsibilities under relevant legislation
  • Operate machine safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers’ manual and instructions and accepted good practice

Course Summary

  • Refuelling procedures
  • Loading vehicles
  • Travelling on inclines
  • Relevant regulations/legislation
  • Travelling on undulating ground
  • Lift and move basic slung loads
  • Pre-start inspections/ maintenance
  • Forming stock piles
  • Introduction to machine
  • Controls and instruments
  • Various sizes of excavations
  • Excavate to levels
  • Back-filling and levelling
  • CPCS/NPORS Theory Test Preparation (if applicable)

Available Dates

    No courses scheduled at this time. Please email us or call us on 01506 353999 to enquire about availability.


    10 Caputhall Rd, Deans, Deans Industrial Estate, Livingston EH54 8AS, UK