N016– Excavator Micro (Up to 1 Tonne)
Novice: 3 Candidates: 1 machine: 1 Instructor Duration: 1 – 10 Days
Refresher and Test: 3 Candidates: 1 machine: 1 Instructor, Duration 1 day
Experienced Worker Tests (EWT): 4 Candidates: 1 Machine: 1 Instructor Duration 1 day
To provide the practical skills and the operating safety knowledge necessary to train operators to correctly prepare, safely operate and correctly maintain an Excavator Micro 360.
Experienced Worker Test,
upon successful completion the candidate will be able to:
Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, PUWER 1998, LOLER 1998, Health and Safety Guidance L64 and other relevant legislation.
Pre-operational checks and daily maintenance
Battery care and refueling procedures
Mobility and stability factors
Safety rules applicable to operating
Safe use of attachments
Excavating and back filling
Evacuate a trench to level and tolerances
Formation of a raised bench or creation of a level standing
Build a stockpile and safely load a vehicle i.e. dumper or trailer
Quick Hitch if required
End of shift checks
This course is for people with limited or no experience of using mini excavators. It's also suitable for people who have some experience, but need a formal qualification.