ASL Safety & Training

Course Outlines -

Course Outlines -

Mini Digger Course

Course Aim:

The aim of our 1 day (experienced) or 3 day (new entrant) CSCS Mini Digger course is to equip learners with the skills, knowledge & understanding to safely operate a mini digger/excavator.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course the learners will be:

  • Aware of the current Health & Safety Legislation as it applies to safe operation of mini diggers/excavators
  • Able to operate a Mini Digger safely
  • Aware of the legislation as it applies to quarries

Course Programme:

  • Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005
  • Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (Quarries) Regulations 2008
  • Employers & Employees legal duties under current Health & Safety Legislation
  • Pre-use inspection of equipment
  • Site Safety
  • Traffic Management

Training Methods:

Classroom based presentation on power-point. Learners can gain some practical experience operating a Mini Excavator with our highly experienced instructor.

Who Should Attend?

Those employees who operate a mini digger as part of their normal work duties or those who are responsible or in control of those who operate a Mini Digger.

Additional Information:

Maximum of 3 learners
1 or 3 Days (See above)
SOLAS CSCS Card & QQI certification will be awarded to those who successfully complete & pass the course.

Learners must have an up to date Safe Pass Card & their own PPE (e.g. Safety Footwear etc)