Last Updated 23/11/2020

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Construction Plant Competence Scheme - A31 Ride on Roller

The purpose of our CPCS A31 Roll on Roller training is to ensure you or your employee has the skills, knowledge and understanding to be able to use the Roller safely and efficiently.

The course and assessment covers:

  • The nature of the sector of industry and the role and responsibilities of a plant operator.
  • Naming and explaining the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Conforming with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Undertaking all pre-use checks.
  • Configuring and setting for site travel, Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces.
  • Manoeuvring in confined spaces.
  • Configuring and setting for compacting duties.
  • Explaining actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Compacting loose granular materials to specification.
  • Compacting in straight lines and around radii.
  • Compacting supported and unsupported edges.
  • Explaining the principles, requirements and techniques of good compaction.
  • Carrying out shut down and security procedures.
  • Explaining the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting.

This course is run approximately once per month at our Essex centre.

For more information in this, or any other course, please contact us today

Essex Training Centre