A66 (CPCS) Compact Crane

Endorsements:

A: Compact Crane – Static Stabilisers
B: Compact Crane – Mobile Stabilisers
C: Compact Crane – Luffing Static Duties
D: Compact Crane – 360 Pick and Carry

On centre category: Delivered at our CPCS centre in Cannock, West Midlands.

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Level
Duration
Cost
Dates
Novice
5 days
£1145
Experienced
For experienced operators requiring 1 day test preparation
2 days
£795
Test only
Only recommended for very experienced operators, familiar with CPCS testing and not requiring any preparation
1 day
£525
Direct to Blue with NVQ assessment
Experienced operators only
2 days
£995
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Course information

Who is the course for?

The CPCS A66 course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating Compact Cranes in order to be enable the candidate to pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

Course Content Includes:

• Pre-use checks and preparation for work
• Operate the crane safely and productively
• Respond to the recognised signals for controlling crane operations
• Decide whether a particular load is within the capacity of the crane
• Carry out minor adjustments and routine maintenance
• Understand the capabilities of the equipment and any relevant safety precautions, including the out-of-service procedure
• Operate safe-load indicators and overload warning devices
• Understand the effect of the working radius on the lifting capacity of the machine
• Recognise the principles of safe slinging, the types and capacities of lifting gear, security and balance of load
• Observe the statutory regulations in respect of lifting equipment and the operator’s own legal responsibilities

Completion of the course:

Candidates will take a verbal theory test, and complete a practical assessment. Successful candidates will receive a 2 Year CPCS Category A66 Red Trained Operator License

Those with 2-3 years or more experience can add on the NVQ assessment at the same time to progress straight to the 5 Year CPCS Blue Competent Operator card

Prerequisites

You must have a basic understanding and knowledge of current Health & Safety issues.

The CITB Operatives Health & Safety touch screen test must be current and in date. (Completed within the last 24 months)
We can provide the CSCS HS&E at our West Midlands training centre.