COURSES

CSCS 180° Excavator

Outline  All persons carrying out 180° excavator operations on construction sites require appropriate CSCS certification. Successful completion of this course fulfils these requirements.  
Aims  To confirm that attendees have the required skills to safely and efficiently operate the 180° Excavator. 
Who should attend/Pre-Requisites  

This course is aimed at experienced 180° Excavator operatives who do not currently hold a CSCS ticket.

Candidates over 18 years of age in receipt of current Safe Pass Card and minimum of six months experience of operating this equipment within last two years. Irish PPSN. 

Good understanding of written and spoken English (if not a SOLAS approved interpreter will be required) 

Evidence of prior learning will be required or those who have attended a CSCS 180° Excavator New Entrants course at least 6 months to two years previously 

Max. number of participants  3
Assessment  Theory and Practical Assessment 
Duration  One Day 
Certification  CSCS/QSCS Card and QQI Certification 
Content 
  • Legislation & Regulations
  • Employer and employee responsibilities
  • Safe Working Practices
  • Machine components and functions
  • Correct operating techniques
  • Pre-use checks and basic maintenance
  • Road Travel (where relevant)
  • Types and characteristics of materials and load
  • Site Safety
  • Shut down & securing procedures
  • Theory Examination & Practical Assessment

Contact us 

Unit 2, Lyncon Court,
Snugborough Business & Technology Park, Blanchardstown, Dublin D15 NP49

Telephone: 01 835 4084