Is this course right for me?
This course is for people with limited or no experience of operating a ride-on road roller.
You gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card) on passing the CPCS technical test at the end.
Experienced operators who need a formal qualification can do our condensed course
CITB Health, safety and environmental test passed no more than two years before the course start date
Learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises
4 days learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises
1 day assessment - CPCS technical tests
You could choose one of the many different courses available at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai
Additional campus/course information:
- All pre-start, running checks and shut down procedures
- Set roller for travel
- Awareness of on-site hazards
- Set the roller for compaction duties
- Place roller in an out of service condition
- Recognise compacted/uncompacted areas
- Conditions that may cause instability of the roller
- Safety procedures when working up to unsupported edges
- Loading and unloading procedures on/off a transporter