Lot’s of R’s to get through in our series of short blogs looking at the A to Z of courses we do, the next R in our list is Rear Tipping Dumper.

Dumpers need very little explanation, primarily used to transport materials. It is the safest way to quickly move loose materials from and around a site. We cover all aspects of training from Novice operators, candidates who need refresher training to experienced workers, just requiring an assessment.

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Course ratios – Rear Tipping Dumper

The course durations, training and testing ratios are

Novices : 1 – 4 days for 3 Delegates

Refresher & Test : 1 day, up to 3 delegates

Experienced Worker Tests (EWT) : 1 day for up to 6 delegates.

Here is a link to the course syllabus blog, containing all the information you need to know about the training we can offer.


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Upon successful completion of the course the candidates will received a Kentra Training ID card (credit card size) detailing the course completed.

In addition, we have the option to register the training with our Awarding Body NPORS. www.npors.com   If your candidates are working offsite or on other peoples premises a recognised Awarding Body membership maybe advantageous. Prior to training we would apply to NPORS to register the course and upon successful completion of the course we would apply for the candidates 5 year membership with the NPORS scheme.

NPORS Course Name :  N205 Rear Tipping Dumper 

Training locations

At Kentra we have always provided on-site training, coming to you and delivering the training in your own space.

We will need a room for the theory session and a safe area for the practical session.

There are two categories, below 10tonne or

above and below 10T (an over 10T machine is required for this category).

Variations, wheeled, tracked, articulated or rigid chassis.

The Dump Truck must be fitted with R.O.P.S.and F.O.P.S.

If tipping over an edge a bund or stop block may be constructed as to withstand the force of the Dump Truck.

Machine (excavator, loading shovel or similar machine to load the dump truck and an amount of soil, hardcore  etc to load. Combination of 3 + 3 test available with the excavator / or similar machine.

All vehicles to be in good working order.

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How we can help

Speaking of help, at Kentra we like to assist our clients with helping to arrange your training needs.  We have customers from all walks of life, self employed lone workers to multi national blue chip companies and its a pleasure to talk to you all.   If you would like more information about the courses we offer, click HERE for a link to our brochure or please  get in touch and let us help you though.

The Kentra Training Team

01606 832 556.

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Established Feb 1997 – Proud to be celebrating 25 years delivering quality training.

Our Awarding Body is National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS)

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