180 Degree Excavator CSCS Training

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This is a SOLAS, Construction Skills Certification Scheme, CSCS course

Course summary:

  • 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


SOLAS / QQI Certification which is valid for five years.

Who Should Attend

Construction and Plant workers who operate this machine.

Course Aim

The aim of the this programme is to enable trained 180° Excavator operators to gain recognition through assessment of their skills and knowledge for the safe and efficient operations of a 180° Excavator in construction.