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CPCS A71 Soil Stabiliser

Course Objective:


To provide thorough theory and practical training on the Soil Stabliser, enabling candidates to competently and safely carry out the role with a view to confidently passing the CPCS Theory and Practical tests.


A71 Soil StabiliserTraining  Course Content:


- Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities

- Name and explain the purpose of the principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology

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

- Configure and set for site and public highway travel

- Travel over rough undulating ground, substatial inclines and level services

- Manoeuvre in confined spaces

- Configure and set for soil stabilising

- Explain action required for hazard, undergroundand overhead services (endorsement C)

- Explain differing methods of loading hoppers

- Explain the principles of soil stabilisation and the different requirementes/techniques for differing types of soil

- Clear the mixing chamber and spreading box of loose materials

- Carry out post operation maintenance

- Carry out shut down and securing operations

- Explain the loading/unloading procedures for plant transportation


Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:


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




A: Self Propelled

B: Towed

C: Spreader (Self Propelled)




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)


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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