Courses >> 360 Material Handler & Excavator

This 360 material handler course can be tailored for either wheeled, tracked, static or fixed machines and utilises a variety of attachments. 360 material handlers are widely used throughout the recycling industry and correct training will improve operating standards, site safety and productivity.

Course content

  • Course introduction
  • Legal duties and responsibilities
  • Operators safety code and safety practices
  • Positioning and setting the machine
  • Safe operating practices
  • Pre-user safety checks
  • Machine stability
  • System and controls
  • Manoeuvring in open and confined spaces
  • Material handling procedures
  • Loading vehicles, hoppers, containers
  • Stock pile working


Experience required

No prior knowledge of topic required

Course duration

1 – 5 days dependent on previous experience

Number of delegates

1 – 3


ITSSAR and in-house available

Facilities / requirement

A training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required. Access to the 360 and work practices. Delegates will also require relevant PPE as per sites requirements



Certification renewal

Recommended every 3 years however this may depend on the company’s risk assessments and internal policies

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