Excavator 360 FAS CSCS Assessment

Excavator 360 Assessment Duration
1 Day FAS CSCS 360 Excavator Assessment (typically 8.30am to 4.30pm).

This 1 day 360 Excavator assessment course is available on-site on your premises anywhere in the Republic of Ireland subject to minimum numbers. A suitable room would be required for on-site training for the theory section of the course, and machines are needed for the practical assessment. The Certificate of Thorough Examination for the machine must be in date where required.

360 Excavator Certification
On successful completion of this FAS CSCS 360 Excavator Assessment you will be issued with a FETAC Certificate and FAS CSCS Operator Card for 360 Excavators.

360 Excavator Course Description
The Programme will consist of a combination of a classroom session of underpinning knowledge relating to 360 Excavator operations, and practical operation of the 360 Excavator.

  • Introduction
  • Safety and PPE
  • Responsibilities of the 360 Excavator operator
  • Introduction to the 360 Excavator Operator’s Manual
  • 360 Excavator maintenance checks
  • 360 Excavator safety awareness
  • Safety controls
  • Prepare the machine for movement
  • Travel the 360 Excavator
  • Set up for operation and operate 360 Excavator controls
  • Excavate and backfill operations
  • Park and secure the 360 Excavator
  • Theory test
  • Practical test

Trainee Requirements
Candidates must be over 18 and may attend the 360 Excavator Assessment by a choice of 2 routes:

Candidates who have no experience of operating 360 Excavators must complete the 3 day New Entrant 360 Excavator course before attending the FAS CSCS Assessment (listed on our Course List).

Experienced 360 Excavator Operators who have not attended the 3 day New Entrant programme may present for the 360 Excavator Assessment subject to filling out the required Self Assessment / Declaration paperwok and satisfying the relevant criteria. Please contact our office for further information.

All candidates must hold a current FAS Safe Pass Registration Card.

PPE Requirements
Trainees must have the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment with them i.e. Helmet, Safety Boots, Hi-Viz Vest.

Who Should Attend?
This FAS CSCS 360 Excavator Assessment  is suitable for anyone who wishes to achieve the CSCS 360 Excavator card (ticket) which is required for 360 Excavator drivers on construction sites.

Course Objectives
To assess delegates on the knowledge and skills needed to operate 360 Excavator safely.

Training Methods
Presentation with slides, printed course material, demonstration, practical use.

Who Will Benefit?
All those in your organisation who use, supervise or manage the use of 360 Excavators.