L2 Construction Plant Operative


The broad purpose of the occupation is to check, prepare and operate a number of construction machines (known as plant) that is used onsite in the construction sector including on railways, demolition and utility works (water/gas/electricity supply).  This apprenticeship involves the learning on four common types of construction plant and includes a 360-degree excavator, dumper/dump truck, forklift and ride-on roller.

The ability to operate a core range of plant onsite will enable apprentices to work across a number of projects and provide the basis of upgrading to more specialist plant such as graders, dozers, demolition plant etc. They can progress to becoming a lead operator, supervisor, site or plant manager, or even set up their own contracting company.




Course journey


CITB and other grant opportunities

We offer a funding and grant support service. Through this we help in-scope construction companies to maximise the CITB grant opportunities that are available. Additionally, we help all of our customers who wish to use this service to access other grant and funding opportunities which may be available and relevant to their strategic objectives.


Level 2


15 months


Classroom & Practical


8 weeks

Register your interest

To begin your journey towards one of Construction Apprenticeships, please click on the link below and complete the Registration Form. One of our Learner engagement team will then be in touch within 48 hours to discuss your application further.