A05 Dragline

A05 Dragline 2018-12-17T13:56:07+00:00

Project Description

CPCS | A05 Dragline

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator

Preparing for Work

  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks

Travelling & Manouvering

  • Configure and set for travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces

Setting up for work

  • Configure and set for excavating duties
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working Tasks

  • Excavate differing types of excavations in various types of ground
  • Place materials into transporting vehicles
  • Adjust the tipping rope for varying materials
  • Explain lifting requirements that affect the operation of a dragline

Completing Work

  • Prepare the crane in preparation of movement from lifting duties

Shutting Down

  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting