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The Old Quarry
Great Elm
Frome, Somerset
BA11 3NW
01373 464395
07595 847580



August 23, 2016 simonlong
In Processing Equipment


Course Overview

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities asa plant operator
  • Have a working knowledge the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
  • Be able to locate and identify how to use the remote control
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
  • Identify and maintain appropriate PPE
  • Safely mount and dismount the Crusher
  • Start and stop the engine, belts, feeder, jaws / hammer safely
  • Configure the machine for recall and louvre it safely across varying terrain
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks the work area
  • Explain the different types of Crushers, the advantages and disadvantages of using and how they crush the desired material
  • Communicate with loading operator establishing agreed signs, desired product size and production speed
  • Carry out an emergency stop / Safety precautions
  • Carry out crushing tasks
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for Crusher transportation
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures

Course Duration

Novice Refreshers Experienced Worker Assessments
Days 3 1 1
Candidates 3 3 6