4 Day Course

28th – 31st August 2018



This course is for people with limited or no experience who want to learn to operate Agricultrial Tractor

You gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card) on passing the CPCS technical test at the end

This course provides instruction in correct operation of Agricultural Tractors for operators


Course Content

Name and explain the purpose of principle plant components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
Conform with manufacturers requirements as per the operators handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
Undertake all pre-start checks
Configure and set for site and highway travel
Manoeuvre the plant equipment in confined spaces with trailed and mounted implements
Attach and set trailed implements ready for work
Attach and set mounted implements ready for work
Attach and set power take-off drives ready for work
Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services
Carry out plant shut down and securing procedures
Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting
All safety precautions necessary for the correct operation of the machine

Teaching and assessment


3 days learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises

1 day assessment – CPCS technical test

Call the office for more informtaion or to book!

01948 841801





Upcoming Courses

23/08/18 - Site safety plus health and safety awareness

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28/08/18 - A33 Agricultural Tractor

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29/08/18 - A09 Forward Tipping Dumper

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What our clients say

I would like to thank the team at Hawk for their professionalism in the way their carried out their jobs. It was a pleasure to train with Hawk after a previous seriously bad experience I had with another company. George was an absolute delight in his approach to the training which help me overcome my concerns. He basically had to rebuild my confidence as a plant operator fortunately for me I passed, however with George I would have still been fine if the outcome had have been different. I can see though the team that Hawk have why the company would be successful.

Andrew Davies

Roof & Drives Ltd

Safety and Training Ltd have supported McPhillips ( Wellington ) Ltd for more than ten years, delivering an excellent professional service, training to the very highest of standards. I am sure our partnership will continue for many years to come

Stuart Bishop

SHEQ Manager, McPhillips Ltd

We have been using Hawk for a some years now. Mainly on the Safety and Training side of the business and on the odd occasion we have hired machinery. We have found Hawk very professional and the service very good. We have found the training instructors to be excellent and explain all points of training very well

Timothy Berry

Health and Safety Manager, P.G Skips


Very pleased with the successful training of 10 delegates in August. Excellent courses with a professional service every time

Rhianne Murphy

HR Manager, Built Offsite

I found the test very relaxed, and the tester made all instructions clear to follow. I would recommend any of the workers to come here for their training

David Rhys Jones