NPORS Dozer Course Duration
Novice Operator: 10 days training, maximum 3 candidates.
Refresher: 1 day, maximum 3 candidates
Experienced Worker Test: 1 day test only, maximum 4 candidates.
Location: Our Instructors can deliver training across London and the South-East.
NPORS Traditional card – valid for 5 years.
NPORS card with CSCS logo – accepted by all major building contractor’s. The initial card is the RED trained operator card which lasts for 2 years and can be upgraded to BLUE competent operator card further to completion of relevant NVQ.
CSCS Health & Safety Test
If you require the NPORS Dozer operator card with the CSCS logo on then you must have completed the operatives health and safety test within the last two years.
In house certificates: suitable as proof of operator competence accepted for insurance and HSE compliance.
This course may be eligible for CITB grant funding. Click the logo to find out more.
NPORS Dozer Course
This aim of this course is to provide candidates with the basic knowledge and practical skills to operate a wheeled or tracked Dozer to NPORS standards.
NPORS is an approved CSCS Partner Card Scheme, providing evidence that individuals working on construction sites have the appropriate training and qualifications for safe movement of construction machinery. Furthermore, training criteria is based on the approved standards of the Construction Leadership Council.
We offer Novice or Experienced Worker training and assessment. EWT Test are for operators who have received some form of training in the past or alternatively have been operating a Dozer for some time. If you are unsure if you qualify to go down the test route please contact us to discuss this in more detail.
Candidates that require the 'HS&E TESTED Logo' displayed on their card they must have passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years.
There are two parts to the Dozer test, a theory section comprised of 25 questions and a practical session, therefore a good understanding of spoken and written English is required.
NPORS Dozer Course Content
To provide knowledge and understanding in the following areas:
Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator
Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
Be able to locate and identify key controls and explain their functions
Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for dozer use
Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area
Prepare the dozer for use, operate machinery safely and efficiently
Attach and set trailed, mounted attachments ready for work
Storage and transport of implements and attachments
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for machine transportation
Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures
Why Book with DTG Training
Dozer training is available 6 days a week to suit your business requirements
Our Instructors are experienced, friendly and approachable.
Our training and assessment packages are competitively priced.
We can deliver direct to your chosen location.
For further information or questions
If you require any further details or have a question regarding any of our courses, please email us or call 07542 845868