Skip Handler

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Health and Safety, Plant Training

What Is Skip Handler Training?

Provide the candidate with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating a Skip Handler.

Who Should Attend

All personnel required to operate a Skip Handler.

Course Agenda

- An Introduction to the Construction Industry
- Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations
- Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations & other current relevant regulations
- Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
- Introduction to machine
- Techniques for siting/lifting close to ground works and buildings
- Recognition of potential hazards ( Hazardous Substances )
- Communication and signalling procedures & lifting techniques for a loaded skip
- Loading and off-loading techniques for empty skips - Methods and procedures for tipping loaded skips
- Methods and procedures for trimming and securing loads
- Operators responsibilities for preparing and using the skip handler for road travel.


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


On successful completion of both the Theory & Practical Elements of the Technical Test, which must be undertaken at our registered test centre, candidates will be issued with a CPCS Red Trained Operators Card, before these can take place candidates must have passed the CSCS Operatives Health & Safety Test within the 2 year period before the CPCS Test.

More Information

XYZ Training Group has the largest selection of Skip Handler Training courses across the UK. Together with our accredited training partner centres we are proud to offer all clients our unique Lowest Price Guarantee.

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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Skip Handler
Part of our Plant Training range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 4 Days
  • Max Class Size 6

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
Our Skip Handler Training Courses

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