Course Info

Course Duration: 1-10 days
Attendees: Category Dependent
Pre-requisites: Novice - No pre-requisite. Experienced Worker Test - Regular Machine Time which can be documented on the NPORS Profile Form

Intended For

Anyone requiring the industry recognised certification and/or card from NPORS


3 or 5 year traditional card or certificate, 2 year CSCS affiliated Trained operator card, 5 year CSCS affiliated Competent operator card

Refresher Period

3 or 5 years

Additional Information

Advance Training can deliver training and testing to NPORS accredited standards for a large variety of categories either at our bespoke training centre or no premises to suit the client.

Recommended Progression

Traditional certs and cards require renewal tests every 3 or 5 years.
CSCS affiliated red Trained cards require progression to Blue Competence cards through completion of an S/NVQ.
CSCS affiliated Blue Competence cards require renewal every 5 years.

Course Aims

To provide the relevant training and/or test leading to the desired card or certificate.

Course Summary

NPORS training and testing can be carried out on site providing suitable facilities are available. Contact ATS for further details.

Courses available include:
180 & 360 Excavator                                                         Forklift Counter Balance & Reach
Micro Digger                                                                        Abrasive Wheels
Excavator as a Crane                                                        Cable Avoidance Tools
Quick Hitch                                                                          Work at Height
Forward Tipping Dumper                                              Harness & Fall Arrest
Mini Dumper                                                                       Mobile Towers
Dump Truck                                                                        Vehicle Marshall
Road Roller                                                                          4x4 Off Road
Telehandler & Suspended Loads                               ATV - All Terrain Vehicle
Rough Terrain Forklift                                                     Lorry Loader
Sideloader                                                                            Lorry Mounted Lift Truck
Material Re-Handler                                                         Log Handler
Pallet Stacker Narrow Aisle Lift Truck                       Order Picker
Plant Mover                                                                          Dozer
MEWP Boom & Scissor                                                     Bench Saw
Slinger Signaller                                                                  Loading Shovel
Mobile, Overhead & Compact Crane                          Skid Steer
Crane Lift Supervisor & Appointed Person               Agricultural Tractor

Available Dates

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


10 Caputhall Road, Deans Industrial Estate, Livingston, EH54 8AS