390kid wrote: »
Did you do the test or look much more into it
ruwithme wrote: »
discovered a place in drumlish Longford that provides the one day training /certification for the above. all i need now is €400 and a dump truck and see if i can handle one???
Never got round to doing the test for above, enquired about it recently & it's now €490 to do the one day course. Anyone do it recently?
courses are about €450 around cork. It's a simple course , you usually do the course in something small rather than an A25 or A40.
As for driving them, they are simple enough. It's been a good few years since I drove them in quarries or large sites, but apparently safety has improved and they are not asking people to do anything too dangerous anymore. As has the quality of the machinery