CPCS (Construction Plant Competence Scheme) London

CPCS

  • Key Facts
    Durations: Depends on Category
    Venue: London
  • Requires
    CITB Computer Test Valid Within The Last 2 Years
  • Dates
    Available Weekly
  • Price
    Starting From £699.00
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CPCS training – short for Construction Plant Competent Scheme (CPCS) training course is a widely recognised card scheme in the UK construction industry for Plant Operators. Obtaining the CPCS Card, will allow you to begin your journey as a competent operator.

Our CPCS Courses also include theory and practical tests and aimed at assessing the candidate’s abilities to use the equipment in a manner deemed safe and efficient. By conducting this training, we are aiming to help reduce the alarming rates of safety breaches and accidents in construction.

The CPCS course requires candidate’s to have passed a Health & Safety test (CITB HSE) prior to sitting the CPCS Technical Test (within the last 24 months). This can be done at our centre.

How to Choose the Right CPCS Training Course for you?

At SRP Training, we offer a wide range of CPCS courses in London. Choosing the right course depends on individual circumstances and requirements. As our list is extensive for CPCS courses, you may want to speak to our dedicated CPCS training department on 0208 911 8554 where you will be given expert advice and guidance.

CPCS Category

Dates

Venue

Duration

Price (All Inc)

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A73 Traffic Marshal Training & Test

Weekly

London

3 Days

Only £799

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0208 911 8554

A40 Slinger / Signaller Training & Test

Weekly

London

3 Days

Only £900

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0208 911 8554

A20 (Hoist) Passenger & Goods Combined Training & Test

Weekly

London

1 Day

Only £699

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0208 911 8554

A61 Appointed Person Training & Test

Weekly

London

5 Days

Only £999

Call to Book

0208 911 8554

This 3 day training course aims to provide novice and intermediate operators with vehicle marshaller training designed to enable them to competently and safely carry out their role as a Plant and Vehicle Marshall and pass both the CPCS theory and practical exams.

Candidates who are experienced and do not require the practical training, can sit the 2 day course instead.

Candidates will benefit from our experienced CPSCS trainers teaching targeted vehicle marshaller training and, on the traffic Marshall / banksman training will learn:

  • Duties and responsibilities of guiding plant in various situations
  • Requirements of a management traffic plan
  • Communication methods
  • Approved code of signals

This 3 day training course aims to provide novice and intermediate operators with Slinger Signaller training designed to enable them to competently and safely carry out their role as a Slinger / Signaller and pass both the CPCS theory and practical exams.

Candidates who are experienced and do not require the practical training, can sit the 2 day Slinger Signaller course instead.

Candidates will benefit from our experienced CPCS trainers teaching targeted Slinger Signaller training and, on the training, will learn:

  • Roles and responsibilities of Slinger / Signaller
  • Types of lifting equipment
  • Undertake all pre-use checks
  • Communication methods
  • Guide and control movement of loads
  • Out of service procedures

This 1 day training course aims to provide novice and intermediate operators with Hoist Passenger & Goods combined training designed to enable them to competently and safely carry out their role as a Hoist operator and pass both the CPCS theory and practical exams.

Candidates will benefit from our experienced CPCS trainers teaching targeted Hoist training and, on the training, will learn:

  • Role and responsibilities as a plant/equipment operator.
  • Purpose of principle hoist components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Understand Manufacturer’s requirements and relevant legislations
  • Pre-use and all-round safety
  • Ensure relevant hoistway protection mechanism
  • Explain the hoist’s working limitations.

This 5 day training course aims to provide Managers, Supervisors and all those who have day to day responsibilities for planning lifting operations with the necessary knowledge so that they can competently carry out their role as an appointed person. This course will include planning lifts, interpreting and applying sections 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the BS7121 Safe Use of Cranes, and understand of LOLER Regulations.

Candidates who are experienced and do not require the practical training, can sit the 2 day Appointed Person course instead. If you pass the A61 Appointed Person course, and you currently hold a CPCS A40 Slinger / Signaller card, you will qualify for a CPCS A62 Crane/Lifting Supervisor qualification without any additional requirements.

Candidates will benefit from our experienced CPCS trainers teaching targeted A61 Appointed Person training and will learn:

  • Duties and responsibilities of: an Appointed Person, a Crane Supervisor, a Crane Operator, a Slinger Signaller, a Crane Erector and maintenance personnel
  • Basic requirements of legislation, regulations, and codes of practice that relate to all types of lifting duties
  • Requirements for basic, standard and complex lifts
  • Notification, liaising and reporting procedures to statutory, authority, and utility bodies when affected by the lifting operation, i.e. works, railways, highways, airfields,
  • Different types of cranes, and explain their lifting capabilities and limitations for given lifting operations

Is this course accredited?

Yes, it is accredited by the CPCS.

Are there any prerequisites for the Course?

All delegates must have a Valid CITB Computer Test taken within the last 2 years.

What are the hours of the course?

Hours vary based on the CPCS course category.

Can I come in and see you face to face as that would give me peace of mind?

Yes, absolutely we encourage our customers to have a face to face discussion with us regarding their training course and training needs.

This puts your mind at ease so you know you are dealing with real people and a real business that will give you the best service possible.

It will also give you the opportunity to meet some staff members or even your trainer if they are not delivering training at the time of your visit.