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Graders and Scrapers at The Construction Skills People Ltd

Course description

This assessment is designed for those involved in operating these equipments to show their competence in these equipments.

To successfully pass the assessment the operator must 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
    • Conform 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 site travel
    • Travel over rough, undulating ground and level surfaces
    • Manoeuvre in confined spaces
    • Configure and set for general grading and side-casting duties
    • Configure and set for high bank work
    • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
    • Grade, spread and level ground and materials
    • Produce even finishes
    • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
    • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Construction Skills People Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 16 September 2015
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