Loader & Compressor

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About The Course: Loader & Compressor

This is a plant test that is suitable for people who have sufficient knowledge and practical experience to be able to pass the theory and practical element for CPCS Trained Operator Card. Pre-test training and assessment can be arranged.

The aim of this course is to provide you with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements applicable to loader compressor operators (such as trac air), working in the construction industry and allied environments.

 

Course Content

  • Describing the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Naming and explaining the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conforming with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertaking all pre-use checks
  • Configuration of plant to be set for site and highway travel
  • Travelling over rough, undulating ground and level surfaces; laden and Un-laden
  • Manoeuvring in confined spaces
  • Configuring and setting for loading operations
  • Configuring and setting for pneumatic tool operations
  • Explaining actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Sorting and placing materials into transporting vehicles and/or hoppers
  • Clearing spread materials
  • Carrying out compressor shut-down procedures and tool/equipment storing
  • Carrying out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explaining the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting