Counterbalance Forklift 2019

On counterbalance trucks, the forks protrude from the front of the machine, with no outrigging legs or arms, meaning the truck can be driven up to the exact location of the load or racking. This means that no reach facility is required, and lends itself to straightforward operation. » read more


Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) 2019

A MEWP is a mobile machine. It is used to move persons to working positions where they are carrying out work from the work platform, with the intention that persons are getting on and off the work platform only at access positions at ground level or on the chassis. It consists at a minimum of a work platform with controls, an extending structure and a chassis » read more


Working at heights 2019

Work at height means work in any place where, if precautions were not taken, a person could fall a distance liable to cause personal injury. » read more


CSCS 360 Excavator 2019

360 excavators are machines that dig up terrain or move large objects during construction, clearing a path for new developments or actively helping to build new structures themselves. These excavators get their name from the full 360 degree rotation of their platform, meaning you can pick something up with the long boom arm and then have full circular range of movement to put it down anywhere within a 360 degree radius of your vehicle. » read more


Pallet Truck 2019

Pallet trucks are manually operated or powered industrial lift truck or forklift used for moving one or more pallets at a time. Pallet trucks can be used in virtually any situation where pallets need to be moved. » read more


Health and Safety Awareness 2019

Health and Safety Awareness. The health and safety awareness training course has been designed to provide participants with a basic knowledge of health and safety procedures in the workplace and to assist employees in complying with current health and safety legislation. » read more


CSCS Site Dumper 2019

A dumper is a vehicle designed for carrying bulk material, often on building sites. Dumpers are distinguished from dump trucks by configuration: a dumper is usually an open 4-wheeled vehicle with the load skip in front of the driver, while a dump truck has its cab in front of the load. » read more


Abrasive Wheels 2019

These are powered wheels used in workshop grinder machines (fixed or portable), and are made up of small abrasive particles (grit) that have been stuck together by a bonding material to form wheel structures of different thickness. » read more


Safe Pass 2019

The Safe Pass Health and Safety Awareness Training Programme is to ensure that, over the course of time, all workers in construction will have a basic knowledge of health and safety, and be able to work on-site without being a risk to themselves or others who might be affected by their acts or omissions. From a health and safety perspective, construction workers are bound by law to hold a valid Safe Pass card » read more


Manual Handling 2019

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations (MHOR) 1992 define manual handling as: "... any transporting or supporting of a load (including the lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving thereof) by hand or bodily force." » read more