Ride On Compactor

The Ride on Compactor Course establishes a good level of theory and operational procedures for safe use of the Compactor.

The course also provides the course candidates with an understanding of the limitations and principles of operation, specific to their working duties.


The basic course syllabus includes…

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS
Site Safety Awareness & PPE
Area Hazards & Risk Assessment
Pre-Start Checks & Rated Capacity
Operational Controls & Stop / Start Manoeuvring
Rolling & Compacting Techniques & Observation
Overlapping – Flat Roll
Specific Work & Operation Training
Operative Practical Assessment Test
Theory Test
Course closing summary


As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

Generally, the Ride On Compacting Course takes 1 to 3 days, depending upon the Trainee’s experience and specific working procedures and duties.

Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of…

3 x Trainees
1 x Instructor
1 x Ride on Compactor

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