CPCS A62 Crane Supervisor Course

This training course is for operators who require or have a desire to take the relevant CPCS Test in order to gain a RED Trained operator card for A62 Crane Supervisors.

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Course Objectives

  • Define safe systems of work incorporating method statements
  • Recognise the obligation for personal responsibility
  • Explore and analyse important legislation, guidance, and regulations
  • Identify a diverse range of crane types and their associated terminology
  • Interpret crane documentation effectively
  • Ensure crane stability, read safety charts and use safety features
  • Accurately transport and position loads to predetermined locations
  • Define the correct position in which to receive loads
  • Comply with BS 7121
  • Understand the responsibilities of an appointed person

Teaching and Assessment

  • 3 day combination of classroom based teaching and practical activity
  • One day assessment: candidates will demonstrate their skills, knowledge and understanding through a series of practical tasks assigned by the tester.

Entry Requirements

CITB Health, Safety and Environment test completed and passed within the last two years before the course start date or CPCS test date.

A good level of written and spoken English is paramount to successfully complete this course. If you have any concerns regarding this please contact our office and we discuss available options (for example, hiring a translator at an additional cost).


Upon successful completion of both the theory & practical tests the Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) Red Trained Operators Card is awarded, valid for two years.

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Next Steps

Register and complete the NVQ Level 2 to achieve CPCS blue competence card, valid for 5 years.