N216 Road Planer

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Health and Safety, NPORS

What Is N216 Road Planer Training?

The aim of the course is to provide candidates with the basic understanding and practical skills involved in operating a Road Planer. By the end the course, all successful candidates will be able to execute a pre-shift inspection and operate the Road Planer safely and correctly in accordance with accepted good practice and NPORS standards. They will also be able to operate the machine safely under varying site conditions and carry out minor adjustments and routine services. We will also ensure that delegates have a thorough knowledge of the responsibilities under all relevant health and safety legislation.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who uses or will be using a Road Planer in the land-based industries or construction industry.

Course Agenda

- Use of the operator's handbook
- Pre-use running checks and close-down procedure
- Preparing the scraper for site travel
- Travelling the scraper over different terrain
- Travelling up and down substantial inclines loaded and unloaded
- Manoeuvring progressing to confined spaces in a forward and reverse direction - loaded and unloaded
- Precautions and actions for underground services and other hazards
- Positioning the scraper for push loading
- How to load the bowl to capacity and discharge loads to form a stockpile
- How to grade spread and level including soil and material characteristics
- Placing the scraper in an out-of-service condition
- Loading and unloading procedures on and off a transporter
- Trained operator achievement test.


Available as an open course at over 50 venues nationwide or as a private / inhouse course on client premises.


On completion of the course, the successful candidates will be issued with an NPORS Trained Operators Card and certificate which proves the candidates have passed the full NPORS theory and practical technical tests.

More Information

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Course Availability

Available on client premises as an in-house course or at one of training venues, provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, simply complete the enquiry form below and we'll send you our quotation by return.

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N216 Road Planer
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Course Information

  • Course Duration 1-5 Days
  • Max Class Size 6

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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