360 Excavator

The 360 Excavator is commonly used in industry outside for construction, waste management or landscaping use. Operators of the Excavator are required to hold a certificate of training which shows they have attended a training course and passed a test to a set national standard.


  • Dependent upon skill level, experience and the number of candidates.

How to Book

  • To book 360 Excavator training at a commercial premises - call the sales team on 01964 529006 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 01964 529006 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting or complete our on-line contact us form

Course Venue

  • Commercial/ Private premises with access to a 360 Excavator.

Note: This course has been approved by the relevant accrediting bodies and complies with both the Health & Safety Executives Guidance HSG6 & Approved Code of Practice L117.

Course Content

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks
  • Configure and ready for travel (site and highway – where applicable)
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces
  • Configure and set for excavating duties
  •  Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Excavate differing types of excavations in various types of ground
  • Place materials into transporting vehicles and hoppers
  • Grade, spread and level ground and materials
  • Attach and remove buckets
  •  Lift, move and place basic slung loads
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting

Course Certification:

  • Certificate - no extra charge

All prices are subject to vat