Articulated Dumper Training

Course Background:

This course is essential for any employee required to drive a dumper. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines

Course Content:

  • Dumper course introduction
  • Construction site safety awareness
  • Health and Safety legislation
  • General operating practice
  • Loading and unloading practice
  • Practical skills assessments
  • Daily inspection
  • Pre-start checks and refuelling
  • Hydraulic systems
  • Operating practices

Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have gained the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to operate a dumper safely and in compliance with all legal requirements.

This Course is Designed For:

Dumper drivers with at least 6 months on-site experience and with a valid safe-pass .

Training Methodology:

This course is classroom based; it is highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.

What to Bring to the Course:

PPE (Personnel Protective Equipment) i.e. hard hat, high visibility vest, steel toe capped boots and gloves.

Duration of the Course:

1 day.


A maximum of 4 per course


Upon successful completion of this course participants will be certified to drive a dumper in the workplace.

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