Site Dumper FAS CSCS Assessment

Site Dumper Assessment Duration
1 Day FAS CSCS Site Dumper Assessment (typically 8.30am to 4.30pm).

This 1 day Site Dumper 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.

Site Dumper Certification
On successful completion of this FAS CSCS Site Dumper Assessment, you will be issued with a FETAC Certificate and FAS CSCS Operator Card for Site Dumpers.

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

  • Introduction
  • Safety and PPE
  • Responsibilities of the Site Dumper Operator
  • Introduction to the Site Dumper Operator’s Manual
  • Site Dumper pre-use checks
  • Site Dumper safety awareness
  • Safety controls
  • Prepare the machine for movement
  • Travel and operate the Site Dumper
  • Positioning Site Dumper for loading and unloading
  • Park and secure the Site Dumper
  • Theory test
  • Practical test

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

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

Experienced Site Dumper Operators who have not attended the 3 day New Entrant programme may present for the Site Dumper 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 FÁS 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 Site Dumper Assessment is suitable for anyone who wishes to achieve the CSCS Site Dumper card (ticket) which is required for Site Dumper drivers on construction sites.

Course Objectives
To assess delegates on the knowledge and skills needed to operate Site Dumpers 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 Site Dumper.