A40 (CPCS) Slinger Signaller Training Course

Endorsements:

A: All types –All Duties
B: All types –Static Duties
C: Knuckle Boom –Static Duties Only
D: Excavator Only
E: Lift Truck Only

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

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Level
Duration
Cost
Dates
(Static Duties) Novice
CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller (Static Duties) Foundation
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Experienced
CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller (Static Duties) Refresher For experienced operators requiring 1 day test preparation
2 days
£725
(All Duties) Foundation
CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller (All Duties) Foundation
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Refresher
CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller (All Duties) Refresher
2 Days
£895
Level
Date
Duration
Cost
Book
(Static Duties) Novice
27th November 2017
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
13th December 2017
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
3rd January 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
22nd January 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
5th February 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
1st March 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
12th March 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
23rd April 2018
3 days
£945
(Static Duties) Novice
14th May 2018
3 days
£945

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Level
Date
Duration
Cost
Book
(Static Duties) Experienced
20th November 2017
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
4th December 2017
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
21st December 2017
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
15th January 2018
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
1st February 2018
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
12th February 2018
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
5th March 2018
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
16th April 2018
2 days
£725
(Static Duties) Experienced
22nd May 2018
2 days
£725

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Level
Date
Duration
Cost
Book
(All Duties) Foundation
5th December 2017
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
16th January 2018
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
20th February 2018
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
20th March 2018
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
17th April 2018
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
1st May 2018
4 Days
£1195
(All Duties) Foundation
29th May 2018
4 Days
£1195

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Level
Date
Duration
Cost
Book
(All Duties) Refresher
20th November 2017
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
4th December 2017
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
21st December 2017
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
15th January 2018
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
1st February 2018
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
12th February 2018
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
5th March 2018
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
16th April 2018
2 Days
£895
(All Duties) Refresher
22nd May 2018
2 Days
£895

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Course information

Who is the course for?

The CPCS A40 course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating as a Slinger / Signaller in order to be enable the candidate to pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

The training offered is for All Duties (Endorsement A)*
*Includes slinging whilst using a crane that allows pick and carry duties.
Static Duties (Endorsement B)
Excavator Only (Endorsement D)

Course Content Includes:

• Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their roles and responsibilities as a Slinger/Signaller.
• Name and explain the purpose of differing types of lifting equipment and lifting accessories, basic construction, uses and applications, characteristics and terminology.
• Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the technical data, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation.
• Interpret and extract information on all relevant documentation.
• Undertake all pre-use checks on non-specialist lifting accessories and identify non- serviceable items.
• Explain procedures for placing non-serviceable items out-of-service.
• Identify centres of gravity and estimate weights of loads.
• Prepare and ready the area of operation.
• Choose the relevant lifting accessory for a given load.
• Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
• Secure various types of load to a lifting hook using the relevant lifting accessory and procedures.
• Ensure load balance, security and integrity.
• Accurately place loads.
• Arrange, use and comply with communication procedures.
• Maintain safe working conditions.
• Carry out shut down and securing procedures.

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 A40 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.