CPCS Ride on Roller (A31)

CPCS Ride on Roller training for novice and experienced operatives. Courses available Nationwide book scheduled dates online or speak to our team about organising a course at a centre near to you.
Longer courses for novice operatives and shorter courses for more experienced operatives or those looking to refresh their skills.

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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 27th Sep, Tue 28th SepDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 13th Oct, Thu 14th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 18th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Mon 18th OctDuration: 3 days course including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Wed 20th Oct, Thu 21st Oct, Fri 22nd OctDuration: 3 days course not including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 20th Oct, Fri 22nd OctDuration: 2 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 25th Oct, Tue 26th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 10th Nov, Thu 11th NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 15th NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd NovDuration: 3 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd Nov, Tue 23rd NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Wed 24th Nov, Thu 25th Nov, Fri 26th NovDuration: 3 days course not including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 24th Nov, Fri 26th NovDuration: 2 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th DecDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th DecDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 3 days course not including lunch
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Corby, Northampton

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 15th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 2 days course not including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Tue 21st DecDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Tadley, Hampshire

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller FoundationDate(s) of course: Tue 21st DecDuration: 3 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 19th Jan, Thu 20th JanDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 24th Jan, Tue 25th JanDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 9th Feb, Thu 10th FebDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 21st Feb, Tue 22nd FebDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 9th Mar, Thu 10th MarDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 28th Mar, Tue 29th MarDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 18th Apr, Tue 19th AprDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 27th Apr, Thu 28th AprDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 2nd May, Tue 3rd MayDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 23rd May, Tue 24th MayDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Jun, Tue 7th JunDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 22nd Jun, Thu 23rd JunDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 6th Jul, Thu 7th JulDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 18th Jul, Tue 19th JulDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 8th Aug, Tue 9th AugDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 24th Aug, Thu 25th AugDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 5th Sep, Tue 6th SepDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 21st Sep, Thu 22nd SepDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Tue 4th Oct, Wed 5th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 5th Oct, Thu 6th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 24th Oct, Tue 25th OctDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 14th Nov, Tue 15th NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Wed 23rd Nov, Thu 24th NovDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Tue 6th Dec, Wed 7th DecDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CPCS (A31) Ride on Roller ExperiencedDate(s) of course: Mon 12th Dec, Tue 13th DecDuration: 2 days course including lunch
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Overview

The CPCS Ride on Roller (A31) category of plant training and testing teaches the relevant operational and safety requirements when using a ride on roller. Earning you your red CPCS trained operator card.

Your training covers all pre-start, running checks and shut down procedures, the safe use of equipment and recognising compact/uncompacted areas. For full content of your course visit the course content page.

What CPCS Course Do You Need?

Most delegates looking for a CPCS course have an idea of the category they need, usually it is a requirements of the work they are undertaking or about to undertake.
If you have any doubts about the qualification/category you need please speak with your manager or the company you are about to begin work with, we cannot specify the category you need.

Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)

The CPCS covers a large range of plant categories, the Construction Plant Competence Scheme uses both practical and written assessments to ensure you are competent in your chosen category. These assessments are taken at the end of your training.

  1. Pass your Health, Safety and Environment Test (click here to book your test through the CITB).
  2. Attend training days in your chosen category.
  3. At the end of your training, complete your category assessments (assessment fee's are included in your course price).
  4. Receive your Trained Operator (red) or Competent Operator (blue) card.

Red or Blue Card

You can start working within your chosen category once you have earned the Red (trained operator) card. The card confirms the core skills, knowledge and understanding required, however a newly trained operator will still require full and close supervision until deemed sufficiently experienced to without supervision.

Red Card
Each category on your red card will have it's own 2 year expiry date the card itself has no expiry. During the 2 years you can upgrade to the Blue (competent operator) card.
Your Red card is not renewable, this is to ensure progression towards your competent card.

Blue Card
To earn your Blue card you must meet the requirements of the Red plus complete an NVQ or SVQ in your category.
Your Blue card will last for 5 years, each category on the card will have the expiry of the card itself. You will have to renew your card within the 5 years.

Costs

Novice to Trained Operator (including assessment fee's) from £695+vat per person.
Experienced to Trained Operator (including assessment fee's) from £550+vat per person.
NVQ upgrade from Red to Blue (competent) card from £750+vat per person.

Grants

This course may be eligible for 1 or more CITB grants.

CPCS technical test theory grant
You can claim this grant when your employees pass the theory part of their CPCS technical test (£60 per test).
For full information click here.

CPCS technical test practical grant
You can claim this grant when your employees pass the practical part of their CPCS technical test (£190 for category A40).
For full information click here.

CPCS blue card upgrade grant
You can claim this grant when your employee gains a new plant unit of an NVQ or SVQ. The unit must be a category being added to their blue card (£300 per category).
For full information click here.

Course Content

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator.
  • Name and explain the purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Conform with manufacturer's requirements as per the operator's handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Undertake all pre-use checks.
  • Configure and set for site travel.
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces.
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces.
  • Configure and set for compacting duties.
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Compact loose granular materials to specification.
  • Compact in straight lines and around radii.
  • Compact supported and unsupported edges.
  • Explain the principles, requirements and techniques of good compaction.
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures.

Course Details

The CPCS Ride on Roller (A31) course is available to individuals and groups at centres Nationwide. You can choose:

  • To attend your training only, and earn an in-house certificate.
  • Attend the assessments only, for those with experience looking to gain their card.
  • Attend both the training and CPCS assessments to earn your Red card, perfect for novices.
  • Attend your training, CPCS assessments and NVQ/SVQ to earn your Blue card.

Prerequisites

To attend the Ride on Roller course you must have taken and passed your Health, Safety and Environment test within the last 2 years.
We offer courses aimed at both novice and experienced operators. Your competency in this respect is self assessed.

Novice
The novice course is run over more days and includes more training to prepare you for your assessments.

Experienced
The experienced course will be shorter with less/no training and assumes you have experience within the category.
If you would like to discuss your ideal course or are unsure if you should take the novice or experienced course please call our team.

CPCS Course Locations - Plant training map of locations

Locations

  • Essex
  • Farnham, Surrey
  • Leeds
  • Maidenhead
  • Newcastle
  • Northampton

Booking Your Course

Unfortunately we don't hold many open course dates, because of the range of categories available we keep dates free so that we can fill them by request.
If you can't find a convenient location or date, call us or chat online and we can arrange courses for individuals and groups. Discuss your needs with our team and they will offer advice and provide dates for you to choose from.

Novice to Trained Operator (including assessment fee's) from £650+vat per person.
Experienced to Trained Operator (including assessment fee's) from £600+vat per person.
NVQ upgrade from Red to Blue (competent) card from £750+vat per person.

Special Considerations

The delegate can have additional time for their test which is a tapped verbal test. If a translator is required, this will incur additional costs and will need to be arranged in advance.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding support during the course, please contact our team on: 0800 0213 263

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    CPCS Ride on Roller (A31) Locations

    Corby, Northampton

    Our most popular CPCS location with over 40 categories offered, if you don't see the category you need advertised chat with our team online for details and possible course dates.

    We have open course dates scheduled for our most popular categories with regular low cost dates for experienced and novice operators.

    CPCS Course Locations - Plant training map of locations

    Essex

    Training centres in Rainham and Ongar in Essex offering a wide range of CPCS courses, unfortunately we don't offer open courses at these locations, instead we schedule courses based on enquiries. So get in touch with the training team for them to schedule your category at a convenient date.

    Farnham, Surrey

    Open CPCS course dates available in Farnham near the M3. If you can't see a date for the CPCS category you are looking for please contact our team so we can put a date on for you. Small groups, expert training and regular courses.

    Leeds

    Our Leeds centre offers a range of CPCS categories including, excavator, tractor, appointed person, dumper, mobile crane and more. If you require CPCS training in Leeds contact our team for possible dates and prices.

    Maidenhead

    We offer over 40 categories of CPCS at our Maidenhead venue, we schedule courses based on requirements so call us with your category and when you'd like the training and we can organise your course for you.

    Newcastle

    Both CPCS accredited and inhouse approved plant training courses available in Newcastle.

    Course FAQs for CPCS Ride on Roller (A31)

    My red card is about to expire, what do I do?

    As the red card isn’t renewable, you should upgrade to the blue card. You can do this in 2 steps:

    1. You need to have passed the Health, Safety and Environment test (more info) within the last 2 years.
    2. Complete the relevant NVQ for your category.

    Once complete, you can apply for your blue card.

    How long does my CPCS card last for?

    Red Trained Operator Card
    Each category on your red card will have it’s own 2 year expiry date the card itself has no expiry. During the 2 years you can upgrade to the Blue (competent operator) card.

    Your Red card is not renewable, this is to ensure progression towards your competent card. However if you register for an NVQ within the grace period (normally 12 months after expiry) you can apply for a grace period.

    Blue Competent Operator Card
    To earn your Blue card you must meet the requirements of the Red plus complete an NVQ or SVQ in your category.
    Your Blue card will last for 5 years, each category on the card will have the expiry of the card itself. You will have to renew your card within the 5 years.

    If you have kept a logbook of 300 hours of work on in your category you can renew with a simple test. If not you can renew through practical tests and on site assessments.

    Do I need anything to attend this course?

    You’ll need to have completed the Health, Safety and Environment test (info from CITB here) within the last 2 years.

    Also to attend the course you will need to bring your own PPE, for a full list or more details on the PPE required just ask the PSS training team.

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