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Construction Plant Competence Scheme - A32 Soil-Landfill Compactor

The purpose of our CPCS A32 Soil-Landfill Compactor training is to ensure you or your employee has the skills, knowledge and understanding to be able to use the Soil-Landfill Compactor safely and efficiently.

The course covers areas including;

  • Preparing the machine for work
  • Completed full pre-start and running checks
  • Appropriate use of PPE
  • Correct method of entry/exit of machine
  • Compacting and spreading material
  • Travel speeds matched ground conditions
  • Transmission, brakes and steering correctly used
  • Full observation maintained prior to and during travel
  • Contact avoided with obstructions whilst manoeuvring
  • Spread and compact material as per site specifications (Note: Spreading and compacting activities can be separated)
  • Material spread and compacted to required depth and level
  • Correct amount of overlap and number of passes – no windrows left
  • Short cycles of operation maintained
  • Place the machine out-of-service – shut down and secure procedures

This course is run on an ad hoc basis as an off-centre category where candidates have access to equipment and a site suitable for training and assessment.

Please call 01277 899 815 for course details and availability.

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

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Last Updated 26/10/2020

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815