How do I get a 360 excavator Licence UK?
To be eligible you usually require some experience of plant operations and a full driving license. To gain experience, you could study for a Level 2 Certificate in Construction Plant Operations or a Level 3 Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment before undertaking further training in 360 excavation.
How long is a 360 excavator course?
between 1 to 5 days
The 360 Excavator training courses typically take between 1 to 5 days to complete, depending on the operator’s experience and the level of required certification.
How long does it take to learn to drive an excavator?
How long does it take to learn to operate an excavator? You can learn to operate an excavator in three weeks at an excavator school like HEC. You’ll get to practice on excavators and other equipment like backhoes, skid steers and wheel loaders.
How much does a 360 excavator driver earn uk?
How much does a 360 excavator driver earn? An average 360 excavator driver can expect to earn £23 per hour or £49,100 per year. As with a standard excavator operator, the more experience and special knowledge you have, the more you can expect to make.
What type of 360 excavator training do you offer?
Autec’s accredited National Plant test (NPORS) is our most popular 360 excavator training course. We offer NPORS training and plant testing at our dedicated construction training facility. We also offer NPORS training courses and testing which can be carried out at your own workplace using your own plant and equipment.
How is the excavator operator course delivered?
This course is delivered through a mix of practical and theory work, with candidates developing a wide knowledge across the course material. Through a mix of engaging practical training and up to date theoretical lessons, we aim to make all of our courses as useful as possible for excavator operators.
What excavator training does AUTEC offer?
Autec’s 360 excavator training course is for operators who require excavator training or a 360 test for excavators above and below ten tonnes. We offer both wheeled excavator training courses and tracked excavator licences. Autec training offer three types of excavator tickets for construction and non-construction use:
What will I learn during excavator training?
During our excavator training, candidates will gain an understanding of how to operate a 360 excavator, as well as going through all current legislation and health and safety regulations relating to excavation work.