NPORS – N217 Road SweeperNPORS

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Course Dates

N217 Road Sweeper - Levy & Non Levy - Novice £1195.00Call for dates 5 dayBrownhills WS8 7DL
N217 Road Sweeper - Levy & Non Levy - Refresher - £30 + Vat for card £695.00Call for dates 2 dayBrownhills WS8 7DL
N217 Road Sweeper - Levy & Non Levy - Test Only - £30 + Vat for card£375.00Call for dates 1 dayBrownhills WS8 7DL

Awarding Body


Course Name

N217 Road Sweeper

Course Overview

This course will consist of a large element of practical tuition. Any delegates undertaking a novice N217 Road Sweeper course will also undertake theory training to prepare them for the multiple-choice assessment.

Course Structure

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a road sweeper operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used
  • Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions
  • Be able to locate and identify steering, driving and braking controls and explain their functions
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for sweeper use
  • Conduct all pre-operational and running checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements
  • Safely mount and dismount the machine
  • Configure the machine for travel and manoeuvre it safely across varying terrain in open and confined areas
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area
  • Manoeuvre the machine to the work area and correctly configure in readiness to carry out sweeping tasks
  • Carry out sweeping tasks safely and efficiently
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of tipping procedures, diverse waste, types of hazardous and toxic waste and waste landfill codes
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures

Course Duration

The level of course required will be determined upon application and confirmation of an individual’s experience.


  • Midland Plant Training and Testing, Brownhills, WS8 7DL
  • NPORS training can also take place at our clients site provided the appropriate machinery is available for training/testing

Course Completion

Successful candidates will receive a the appropriate NPORS licence card requested.

Book or Enquire Now

To book a course, or for more information, please call our Training Team on:
01905 425 468
(Option 2 > Option 1).