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Gain professional recognition of your occupational skills

Price: £650.00

Pay 50% upfront and only 50% when
you have completed, interest-free!

Aimed at:

Those working in the industry who are looking to apply for their blue CPCS card and to gain professional recognition of their occupational skills. There are no formal entry requirements in terms of qualifications, however you must be working in the role. Please complete the Skill Scan below and provide photographic ID.


To achieve the LEVEL 2 NVQ DIPLOMA IN PLANT OPERATIONS – CRANES & SPECIALIST LIFTING, there are 12 mandatory units.

  • The assessor will support you in completing your portfolio
  • Completion in 6 – 8 weeks, providing you have the time
  • Record answers to knowledge units via a discussion
  • Certificate emailed to you directly following internal verification
  • Apply for the blue CPCS card
  • Ensure that your Health, Safety and Environment Test is up to date, you can book here: Pearson VUE – CITB link

Benefits of completing the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plant Operations – Cranes & Specialist Lifting

  • Increased earning potential
  • Demonstrates commitment to personal and professional development
  • Provides business enhancement for potential employers
  • Demonstrates knowledge and competence to an industry standard
  • Access to the blue CPCS card

Mandatory Units

Dismantling and assembling plant or machinery components
Diagnosing faults in plant or machinery systems or components
Preparing and operating crawler cranes (above 10 tonnes)
Preparing and operating tower cranes
Preparing and operating mobile cranes to lift and transfer loads
Conforming to productive working practices
Preparing and operating crawler-tractor side booms
Moving, handling and storing resources
Conforming to general health, safety and welfare
Operating plant or machinery for non-operational activities
Servicing plant or machinery
Removing and replacing plant or machinery components

Complete the Skill Scan by clicking here

Apply for the relevant CSCS card
Can be done remotely
Pay 50% up front and 50% only when you complete your NVQ
Fast turn around 4 to 8 weeks
Start at anytime, no need to attend college
Dedicated one to one Assessor

Why choose a Target Zero course?

One company for all your health and safety needs
Courses available at times and locations that suit you
Customised training solutions to meet your requirements
Working with parties of any size, from one employee to entire workforces
Delivering training from experienced industry professionals
Manage all your training in one place with our award-winning booking system, Manage My Courses
Target Zero provides a wide range of health and safety training solutions to managers and contractors across the UK workforce. The aim of the courses are to provide high-quality training to equip anyone working in construction trade with the necessary skills and knowledge to complete their roles safely. Whether you’re looking for a CITB Site Safety Course, including the HSA, SMSTS, SSSTS, SEAT and refresher, you can be assured that Target Zero delivers precisely the training your company needs. We also offer NEBOSH, IOSH, NVQ’s and Mental Health training.
We offer a range of courses which you can take either online or in the classroom at our venues in Chelmsford, Peterborough, Crawley or Sheffield. The price of the courses varies depending on the length and contents of the training, for example, our Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme online course is priced at £149, whilst the CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme online costs £449.

For your convenience, we accept a variety of credit cards and can also offer up to 50% when you purchase a bundle of e-courses.

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