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CPCS A24 Motorised Scraper

Course Objective:


To provide thorough theory and practical training in the operation of a Motorised Scraper, enabling candidates to competently and safely carry out the role and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical tests.


CPCS A24 Motorised Scraper Course Content:


- 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

- Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the handbook, and relevant regulations/legislation

- Undertake all pre-use checks

- Configure and set for travel

- Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces – loaded and unloaded

- Maneuver in confined spaces whilst carrying loads

- Ensure the suitability of the loading and depositing area

- Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

- Position and set to load and deposit materials / ground

- Excavate various types of ground

- Transfer and deposit loads to different locations

- Form stockpiles of material

- Grade, spread and level ground and materials

- Explain push-loading techniques

- Carry out shut down and securing procedures

- Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting


Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:


In order to be eligible to undertake CPCS testing, candidates must have achieved the relevant CITB Health, Safety & Environment (HS&E) touch-screen-test within 2 years.




The duration of this course is subject to a variety of factors including candidate experience and prior tuition received, delegate numbers, site restrictions etc. Given this, TUTS don't adopt a 'one size fits all' approach to our course delivery. Please speak to one of our trusted advisors to determine a delivery package that's specific to you and/or your business.  


Delivery Location(s):


- Customer Site (Training & Testing) - Site must adhere to CPCS specifications

- Corby, Northamptonshire (Training & Testing)

- Cannock, Staffordshire (Training & Testing)

- Birmingham, Midlands (Training & Testing)

- Doncaster, South Yorkshire (Training & Testing)

- Reading, Berkshire (Training & Testing)

- Falmouth, Cornwall (Training & Testing)


CITB Grant Available?


Yes - please speak to one of our advisors should you require any further information, what’s more TUTS will even assist in claiming any CITB grants available to you.


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CITB HS&E (Health, Safety & Environment) Test

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