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Forward Tipping Dummer

Crestmoor Training can provide this course at our Wincanton venue or across the South West at your site.

Forward Tipping Dummer


On completion the trainee will be expected to have attained a level of operating skill which will comply with the standard laid down in accordance with HSE Code of Practice L117. Provide the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating the Forward Tipping Dumper and be able to operate the machine safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions and accepted good practice.

Dumpers available for training are 3T, 9T and 10T.

Course Structure:

  • Introduction to the excavator to be used
  • Pre-use inspection and take over maintenance
  • Controls and instruments
  • Weight assessment
  • Starting, moving and stopping the truck
  • Handling laden and unladed pallets
  • Operation of hydraulic controls
  • Stacking/de-stacking – free standing and in racking
  • Safety code testing
  • Practical test of basic operating skills
  • Written test of operating knowledge
  • Traverse incline & declines

All of these courses can be run as in-house courses in order to minimise the cost. Please ring for more details.


Dependant on the type of course chosen