Appointed Person Lifting Operations CPCS A61 Training Course

Middlesbrough / North East Region | Mon 13th Apr 2020 | Date Confirmed
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Middlesbrough Venue
  • £795 Per Person
  • 7 Places Available
  • 5 days
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Good news, this Appointed Person Lifting Operations CPCS A61 course which is due to take place in Middlesbrough on the 13th Apr has already achieved the minimum delegate numbers required in order for it to definitely take place and can therefore be Booked & Paid for Online.

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Course Information

COURSE AIM AND CONTENTS The aim of this course is to provide candidates with underpinning knowledge in order for them to understand the role and responsibility of the Appointed Person. Following successful completion of the course candidates will be able to prepare and implement safe systems of work for lifting operations including writing risk assessments and method statements. ...

Who Should Attend?

TARGET DELEGATES In response to our clients needs this extended course is aimed at anyone who is required to plan safe systems of work using lifting equipment with no or very little experience of planning lifting operations using mobile cranes. Although, thorough understanding of lifting operations is required. This gives additional training as preparation for the Technical test on day five of the course.

Joining Instructions

Pre course requirement: The Health Safety & Environment test for Managers & Professionals must be passed before undertaking the CPCS Technical Test.

Course Agenda

Topics covered during this course include: Legislation - LOLER, PUWER, HASAWA Codes of practice - BS7121 Roles and responsibilities of personnel involved with lifting operations Crane appreciation - crane types, capabilities and limitations Duty charts Crane terminology Site access and egress Documentation and certification for lifting equipment and lifting accessories Crane stability/ground conditions Related Capacity Indicators (RCI s) and Safe Working Loads (SWL) Selection of lifting accessories Types of accessories and use Mode factors for accessories Down rating of accessories Sling angles Communications Planning a lifting operation Writing a risk assessment (end test) Writing a method statement (end test).

08:30 -16:00 with 30 mins break

Training Venue

Available as an open course at over 50 venues nationwide or as a private / inhouse course on client premises. Candidates are required to have a valid photo ID (passport or driving licence only accepted) National Insurance Number Scale Rule & Calculator.

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This is a combination of classroom based tutorials and practicals. Candidates will be assessed through theory and practical tests. Delegates will receive a CPCS Red Trained Operator card (on successful completion of CPCS Technical Tests) with the category Appointed Person (Lifting Operations)...

Yes there is a written questions and answers theory test and a practical planning test. Under CPCS regulations there is a stipulated pass grade which must be achieved for both the theory and practical test

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Group Bookings

If you have an enquiry or a need to train 4 or more persons, then why not ask us to deliver you a private Appointed Person Lifting Operations CPCS A61 course either on your premises or at one of our nearby training centres on any date that's convenient to you?

The price per person is always comparible if not better than joining one of our open course events and you will benefit from the added convenience of not only selecting the date and venue, but we'll also tailor certain elements of the training to your specific application..

In addition to that, if your delegate numbers are low and you don't have an urgent need to have the training in the next few weeks, then talk to us about setting up an open event near to you on a date of your choosing. The course will definitely go ahead as scheduled and you won't need to travel. Minimum 2 delegates.

Whatever your general requirement, make an enquiry here.


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John F – Sat 30th Nov 2019:

From start to finish the class / course held at our premises recently was of a high standard.

Rosie – Sun 24th Nov 2019:

First rate...

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Joanna D – Sun 17th Nov 2019:

Session was well explained and informative.

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Nick N – Thu 14th Nov 2019:

Training event which took place in Middlesbrough was very rewarding.

Gary S – Tue 12th Nov 2019:

Training course that took place in Middlesbrough recently was most rewarding. 4th course with Xyz. . Andi is excellent.

Mark G – Fri 8th Nov 2019:

11 staff members all saying the Appointed Person Lifting Operations CPCS A61 training was brilliant.

Kevin C – Sun 3rd Nov 2019:

Tutor was funny, entertaining. Cheers Andi....!