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Quick Hitch Awareness

Course Overview

This certification delivers the necessary skills, knowledge, and safe use of a quick hitch. 

Who should attend 

Aimed at operatives who are required to attach or work with machinery that require the operation of quick hitch systems, working in the construction industry and allied environments, along with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements.

Course Outline

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a plant operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular Quick Hitch to be used
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the Quick Hitch and explain their 
    functions
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for Quick Hitch use
  • Be able to explain the different types of Quick hitch devices
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative 
    requirements
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the designated change over area
  • Fit and remove attachments safely and efficiently
  • Demonstrate and explain checks for attachment security
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures 

Awarding Body

NPORS

Course Code

N726

Level

Novice

Time

1 Day

Prices

Starting From £130

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Awarding Body

CTSL

Course Code

CT726

Level

Novice

Time

1 Day

Prices

Starting From £100

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