Dumper Truck under 5 tonne
1 day course for £175



To prove an acquired basic skill (must have minimum 6 months operating on a regular basis) the unlicensed operator needs safe handling ability of the dumper with proven confidence in his ability and skills. This course is designed to fill that gap. At the end of the course he will Appreciate the Health and Safety side of his new found working environment. To achieve this to the ITSSAR standard, courses are set as follows. Can be used as Safety Awareness Training. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant statutory provisions.

The course is spent on developing skills and knowledge associated with this type of machine.
Topics covered include:-

Statutory Requirements
Site Safety Awareness
Operating Safety Code
Multi Choice Theory Test
Introduction to the Machine
Control Familiarisation
Pre-Start Checks & Basic Maintenance Procedures
Basic Driving Procedures & Practice
Practice Loading & Unloading
Practice Practical Skills Tests





1. Notebook and pen
2. Appropriate safety wear.
All other materials are provided on the course

Period 1: Introduction: Aims & Objectives
Period 2: Operating Safety Rules
Period 3: Factors affecting Mobility & Stability
Period 4: Operator Pre-shift Checks
Period 5: Driving Controls
Period 6 & 7: Practical Awareness Training
Period 8: Practical Operating Skills Test
Period 9: Theory Test & Close

(This is a guide only)

Certification & Testing
At the end of this course the standard ITSSAR practical and theoretical test where possible will be conducted for the Dumper. This is the current recognised and recommended standards practical operators test. Operators are issued with an encapsulated wallet and full sized certificate. Companies are issued with an A4 sized certificate, the trainees original practical and theoretical test marking sheet, course record and written trainee report where appropriate, as proof of training.

All training provided is accredited to
Category 3 Accredited Training Centre