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Course Information

Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) Loading Shovel Training Courses are aimed at operatives of Loading Shovels This CPCS course covers both practical and theoretical aspects to operating a loading shovel, with the CPCS technical test at the end.


Course Content Includes:

  • Name and explain the purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology

  • Conform with manufacturers requirements as per the operators handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation

  • Undertake all pre-use checks

  • Configure and set for site and highway travel

  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces; laden and unladen

  • Maneuver plant in confined spaces

  • Configure and set for extraction and loading duties

  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

  • Extract differing types of materials from stockpiles and other sources

  • Form stockpiles of segregated materials and construct (temporary) ramps

  • Sort and place materials into transporting vehicles and hoppers

  • Spread and level ground and materials

  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures

  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting


A21 Loading Shovel
Weekday Prices

Test Only £356+VAT

This price is for test only and does not include training

1 to 1 Training (per day) £250+VAT
Shared Training (per day) £200+VAT

These prices are for one days on machine training
1 to 1 Training & Test  £756+VAT
Shared Training & Test  £556+VAT

This price is for one days training with a test on day two, depending on experience.
Weekend Prices

Same as weekday prices with a £56 surcharge for weekend booking fee.



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