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Course Dates for the CPCS - Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 qualification.

CPCS - Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 Training Course Dates

Yes, this course is Accredited and Certified by

"Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)".

This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
In most cases the awarding body (CPCS) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.

Category: Plant-Operations

Level: Beginner

The CPCS Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 course aims to provide thorough practical and theoretical plant training in operating a Dump Truck - Articulated Chassis, to enable the candidate to safely and competently operate the machinery and pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

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The CPCS Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 course is suitable for either novice operators who need a full novice course or experienced operators requiring a 1 day practical and theory test.

Experienced operators need only undertake the CPCS Technical Test (theory and practical elements), however familiarisation training is recommended.

  • Risks associated with quick hitch devices and how to use them safely.
  • Operating the machine to a minimum standard
  • Fitting and operating ancillary equipment
  • Siting the machine safely and efficiently
  • Carrying out minor adjustments and routine servicing procedures
  • Preparing the machine for travelling on the public highway
  • The capabilities of each machine, its purpose and limitations
  • All safety precautions necessary for the correct operation of the machine
  • How diesel engines work and how various parts of the machine operate
  • Which routine adjustments and servicing procedures are necessary, and how to carry them out.

  • 4 days learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises
  • 1 day assessment - CPCS technical tests

How long is the CPCS - Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 certificate valid for?

The CPCS Dump Truck Articulated Chassis A56 course certificate has 2 years validity.

It is recommended that you check with your course tutor for information on refresher courses and their recommended frequency or the next step qualification.

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