NPORS: Excavator


NPORS Excavator qualification is recognised by the HSE. It shows that SB Skills Solutions has NPORS trained instructors who are fully competent to train, test and certify operators. NPORS is looked at as an alternative scheme rather than attending CPCS training.

How long is the course?

The course length varies depending on the level of experience of the attendee.

Who should attend?:

Candidates of all levels of ability and knowledge can attend our courses as we deliver full foundation training through to testing only.

Course Content

National Plant Operators Registration Scheme NPORS Excavator

The learner is assessed on site through a range of methods such as observations, evidence generated from the workplace, written questions, witness testimonials and professional discussion. The compulsory course structure includes the below mandatory units:

The main purpose of NPORS is to grant NPORS accredited training providers the ability to meet the needs of the company and provide suitable personnel.

The course teaches our delegates how to operate the excavator safely and how they should carry out various safety checks/procedures on the machine. They are also taught how to understand the capabilities, functions and and all safety aspects of each machine, They must show a good understanding of all the instructions implemented by level pegs and profiles, they will also work to levels with the aid of laser equipment.

Further Development

The awarding body recommends that refreshers are taken regularly, to make sure that all operators are working to correcting standards and to correct any bad habits the operator may have picked up over the cards duration


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Awarding Body: NPORS


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SB Skills Solutions Ltd
The Motorcycle Track
Bleak Lane
L40 4BP
01695 558420

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SB Skills are fully accredited to provide training and testing courses to the construction, engineering, warehousing and petrochemical industries.