360° Excavator Training Lantra

Health And Safety Training Deliverable Across The UK

360° excavators are widely used throughout the land-based and construction industry, and are so named as they have the ability to revolve a full 360 degrees. They are versatile machines that can be used for a variety of different jobs, and in order that they operate efficiently and safely, the correct training is required.
This training course is run over 2 – 5 days depending on candidate experience and is for anyone who uses or will be using a tracked 360° excavator below 10 tonnes in either the land-based or construction industry. The course will allow you to develop the skills and knowledge required in order to operate the machine in a safe and confident manner.



Working in the construction industry
Components of 360° excavators
Models of operation
Stability of the machine
Accident prevention
Pre-shift checks
Familiarisation with instruments and controls
Starting and stopping the machine
Operating the machine
Daily checks
Operating the machine – changing attachments
Operating factors
Possible problems
Advanced operation
Advanced operations – theory
Site safety

Entry Requirements

Candidates must be familiar with the operation of equipment


Variable depending on experience

Certification/Award on Completion

Lantra Awards Certificate


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