Dumper Truck Construction Plant Training Course- Experienced

Dumper Construction Truck

Equipment: Dumper Truck - under 5 tonnes

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced - must have minimum 6 months operating on a regular basis, but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location: Leicester Training Facility / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day(s)

Max Ratio 3 trainees per course

Cost: £250 + VAT per trainee

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Course Aim

To prove an acquired basic skill, the unlicensed operator needs safe handling ability of the dumper with proven confidence in his ability and skills, and to appreciate the Health and Safety issues in the working environment. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant statutory provisions.

Course Content


  • The Need to Train & Statutory Requirements
  • Rated Capacities-Stability and instability
  • Operating Safety Code & Site Safely Rules
  • Film “The Correct, Approach”& “Site Safety”
  • Multi Choice Theory Test


  • Introduction to the Machine
  • Control Familiarisation
  • Basic Driving Procedures & Practice
  • Practice Loading & Unloading
  • Practical Skills Test (based on Forum 2000 recommendations) of such

Course Requirements

  • Notebook and pen
  • Appropriate safety wear

All other materials are provided on the course.

Testing & Certification

At the end of this course the standard ITSSAR practical and theoretical test where possible will be conducted for the equipment. 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.