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CPCS A50 Loader/Securer STGO

loader securer stgo

Course Aims

To provide high quality theory and practical training & testing in the safe and effective use of plant and machinery to enable the candidate to attain the CPCS Red Operator Card.


Course Content

  •   Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a loader/securer
  •   Name and explain types of transporter, purpose, 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 on the transporter and prime mover
  •  Configure and set for site and public highway travel, loaded and unloaded
  •   Prepare the area for plant loading and unloading duties
  •   Configure and set the transporter for loading and unloading duties
  •   Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  •   Arrange, use and comply with communication procedures
  •   Load or direct and position different items of plant on and off a trailer
  •   Arrange, secure and ready items of plant on the trailer in preparation for travel on the public highway
  •   Explain legislative requirements for transporting loads on the highway
  •   Explain considerations when planning a route on the public highway
  •   State requirements to be undertaken when loading and unloading on the public highway
  •   Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  •   Explain the Road Traffic Act requirements

Duration of Training

Number of Training Days Required Novice
(Less than 1 years or no operational experience)
Number of Training Days Required if an Intermediate (1-2 Years Operational Experience)Number of training days required if experienced (2+ years operational experience)Test Only Option



To receive the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass both the CSCS touch screen H+S examination (within the last 2 years) and the CPCS Theory Test and the Practical Test.



Your Own Venue (Must meet CPCS specifications)




Dates on application
£POA p/p *
CITB Grant Available - Please see CITB website or call for details.


Dates on application
£POA p/p *
CITB Grant Available - Please see CITB website or call for details.


Dates on application
£POA *
CITB Grant Available - Please see CITB website or call for details.


For more information on our CPCS A47 Piling Rig - Bored Below 15 tonnes training courses, give us a call today on 01189 700200 or use our enquiry form. We will go through your requirements and provide advice on what construction training courses best suit you.