Plant Operator Maintainer and Supervisor

These civilian qualifications run alongside your military qualifications. On successful completion of the course, you will achieve a recognised civilian award.

Plant Operator Maintainer


As a Military Plant Operator you will be trained in the safe operation and maintenance of earth moving and construction plant machinery. You will be responsible for safe operating, servicing and carrying out minor repairs to equipment in your charge, and will also be trained in associated documentation. You will hold a car (Cat B) and LGV(Cat C+E) driving license prior to course commencement. On successful completion of the course you will have gained military certification and civilian qualifications as a Construction Plant Operator.



Many awards offered to serving Royal Engineers – such as National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) – are funded by REVETT and administrated by the RE CPD Team in collaboration with the Army unit concerned.