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CPCS A72 Static Concrete Placing Boom

Course Objective:

 

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

 

A72 Static Concrete Placing Boom Training 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 principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology

- Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the operators handbook, and the relevant regulations and legislation

- Undertake all pre-use checks

- Confirm the position and configure the plant machinery for pumping duties

- Deploy the outriggers to specification (where applicable)

- Arrange, anchor and secure all pipes and lines

- Confirm a given mix is able to be pumped

- Arrange and comply with communication procedures

- Direct the loading / mixer vehicle to position

- Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services

- Pump and control materials accurately to the desired pour location

- Explain how blockages occur and solution methods

- Maintain safe working situations

- Carry out shut down and securing procedures for the plant equipment

- Complete end-of-use cleaning procedures

 

Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:

 

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

 

Duration:

 

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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