CPCS Appointed Persons (A61)

Plant Training – CPCS Appointed Persons (A61)


Appointed PersonThe CPCS Appointed Persons Course is designed to supply the delegate with the relevant understanding to be able to conduct the appointed person role. This includes the roles responsibilities and how to conduct them correctly.

Course length:
Five days

Who is it for:
Managers and Supervisors who are responsible for lifting operations who are looking to gain the CPCS Red Card.

CPCS accredited

Course Content

The course will cover the following units:

  • Observing Codes of Practice and regulations
  • Recognising the role
  • Planning a lift
  • Following safe systems of work
  • Appreciating tower cranes
  • Taking personal responsibility
  • Understanding crane documentation
  • Describing types of cranes and related terms
  • Observing British Standard 7121 Safe Use of Cranes Guidelines sections 1, 2, 3 and 4.

What is required to pass the CPCS Appointed Persons (A61) training course?

The delegate will firstly have a one to one formal talk with a tester an will need to gain a score of approx. 80%. Then they will partake in the practical exam in which you will follow instruction from a CPCS tester.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must complete the Health, Safety and Environment Test (Managers and Professionals Level) within two years of the qualification start date. They also require good experience of cranes and a good understanding of English.

Contact Us Today

If you have any further questions, or if you would like to speak to one of the 3B Training Advisors, don’t hesitate to get in touch or email us via [email protected]. If you would like to see our full offering, you can book a course here or find out more about our other Plant Training Courses.

How To Get A CPCS Card

If you require a CPCS card but you have no idea how to get one, take a look at our guide here.

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Location: Stratford-upon-Avon

Date: 26 Nov 2018

£795.00 + VAT

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Date: 28 Jan 2019

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