A42 Crusher Training Course

A42 Crusher
Course Aims: Total Construction Training offers a one day assessment at our Centre for experienced candidates in order to quickly gain your competent workers card. Or the NVQ can be delivered by the traditional OSA Route at your site.
Course Content Through a combination of targeted training and experience, an individual with the crusher will be able to:

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator.
  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Confirm with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Undertake all pre – use checks.
  • Configure and set for travel (mobile units).
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground and level surfaces.
  • Maneuver in confined spaces (mobile units).
  • Configure and set for crushing duties to produce aggregate to specified sizes.
  • Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Crush differing types of materials.
  • Sort materials into graded sizes.
  • Control and maintain the work flow rate.
  • Use appropriate communication procedures before and during work.
  • Explain procedures for blockages and foreign object removal.
  • Clean down the machine and working area.
  • Clean down the machine and working area.
Course RequirementAll visitors must report to reception on arrival and follow site safety rules at all times.

There are no catering facilities on site, so delegates need to provide their own lunch. There are tea and coffee facilities available.

Candidates must bring and wear their PPE on site for plant testing. They must also bring signature and photographic identification as required for all testing.

Examination BoardThe NVQ is accredited by CSkills Awards.
See also: NVQ Processing / Compacting Plant