180 Degree Excavator - New Entrant QSCS

Course Description

On completion of the course, the candidate will receive a Solas log book allowing them to work under supervision. Once the LOG BOOK detailing 6 months work experience has been completed, the candidate can then be assessed for the relevant QSCS CARD.

Candidates for this program must:

1. Have at least three months General Site Experience

2. Be at least 18 years of age

3. Hold a Valid Safe Pass Card

Course Content:

Day One

Induction for new entrants.  Registration and induction will be undertaken at the start of the day.

Day Two

Introduction to the machine. Candidates will be instructed in the following: -

1 Induction to the Machine Operators Manual
2 Machine Maintenance Checks
3 Machine Operation
4 Machine Safety Awareness
5 Prepare the machine for movement
6 Travel the Machine
7 Machine Operations

Day Three

Machine Operations Continued.  For the practical test candidates will be required to demonstrate tasks with the plant equipment for which they are being tested. The practical has a maximum time that all tasks must be completed within.

Tasks include -

Set up for operation and operation
Park and Secure the Machine

Course Duration

3 days