NPORS Accreditation

360 & 180 Degree Excavator Training Course

The Synergy 360 & 180 Degree Excavator Training is designed to train and assess delegates in the safe operation of Excavators.



This course is designed to train and assess delegates in the safe operation of Excavators. This includes site safety during operation, in addition to carrying out pre-start and stop checks prior to use.

The objective of the 360 & 180 Degree Excavator Training Course is to update their basic knowledge of Health and Safety awareness, work at significantly lower risk to themselves and others and to understand safe work practices.

Candidates require previous experience and must be able to certify that they are physically fit and have no medical conditions that might prevent them from attending this course. Delegates should be able to write and speak in English. Safety equipment will be supplied by your trainer.

Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of Video Presentations covering:

  • The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Provision of Use and Work Equipment Regulations
  • Other current relevant regulations
  • Accident report systems
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Safe use of excavators
  • Site Safety (ground conditions, Excavators etc)
  • Lifting appliances and lifting gear
  • Safety with earth moving plant
  • Practical exercises
  • Oral Questioning

Card & Certificate of Competence, valid for 3 years before renewal.
NPORS (N202) Excavator 360 Card.

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Why Choose Synergy Training
Synergy Training Solutions offer effective, reliable, competitive and accredited training solutions to meet your organisation’s training requirements.

Our main office is situated in Glasgow, just off the M8, and is easily accessible from Glasgow City Centre. If you or your company is based locally – from Glasgow to Edinburgh, Dumfries to Dundee, Ayrshire & Arran – or if you are further afield, then we can assist with your training needs. Whether it’s local or Nationwide we will accommodate, offering highly effective solutions whilst always considering your needs and therefore minimising disruption to scheduled works.

Our highly experienced team have more than 20 years’ experience within the Health, Safety, Management & Construction training environment, delivering accredited training solutions in line with renowned awarding bodies such as NPORS, CITB / SSP, SQA, CPCS and many more.
About NPORS Accreditation
NPORS NPORS accredited training courses delivered in Glasgow by Synergy Training Solutions. Founded in 1992, The National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS) was formed to challenge the status quo within the construction industry and we are as dedicated to the goal of ensuring standards today as the day it all began.

NPORS stands firm on the principles it was founded on; supporting industry, regulated training and testing, consistent improvement, equal opportunities and transparency about how we work. Since it’s beginnings, NPORS has continued to progress to be a trusted and recognised name in the industry, offering employers a credible training alternative. If you would like to find out more, please visit the NPORS Website.