Courses >> Dumper Truck Training

This course will enable delegates to manoeuvre the truck in confined spaces as well as open areas. Dumper operatives will become accustomed with the vehicle and it’s operating principles to improve performance and minimise risk of injury.

Course content

  • Course introduction
  • Legal duties and responsibilities
  • Operators safety code
  • PPE requirements
  • Safe operating practices
  • Pre-user safety checks
  • Dumper stability
  • System and controls
  • Manoevring in open and confined spaces
  • Material handling procedures
  • Loading and tipping procedures


Experience required

No prior knowledge of topic required

Course duration

1 day Experienced / Refresher Operator
2 days Novice Operator

Number of delegates

1 – 3


ITSSAR and in-house available

Facilities / requirement

A training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required. Dumper Truck and access to 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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