Conversion Course Mini Digger CSCS card to QSCS card

This conversion course from a CSCS card to QSCS card enables trained quarry plant operators who hold a current CSCS Mini Digger QQI certificate to gain recognition and provide an opportunity for participants to demonstrate their, knowledge associated with Mini Digger quarry operations.

Course Duration

Half day (Max 12 candidates)

Starting Time

9 am


Theory Examination

Course Content
  • Legislation and regulations
  • Employer and employee responsibilities
  • Safe working practices in quarries
  • Machine components and functions
  • Pre-use checks and basic maintenance
  • Correct operating techniques
  • Lifting Operations in quarries
  • Hazards in a quarry
  • Shut down and securing procedures
  • Is in possession of a valid Mini Digger Solas CSCS card and QQI certificate.
  • Have at least six months full time experience (must be within the last two years)
  • ID (Passport or Driving Licence)
  • PPS Number
  • Completed Candidate pack
  • 1 x Passport Photo
  • Candidate must have the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E)
  • Applicants must be eighteen (18) years of age or over

On successful completion of Mini Digger Assessment candidates will be issued with a Solas QSCS card. (Candidates still retain their CSCS card)