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LEVEL 5 NVQ DIPLOMA IN CONTROLLING LIFTING OPERATIONS & PLANNING LIFTS

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Gain professional recognition of your occupational skills

Price: £1200.00

Pay 50% upfront and only 50% when
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Aimed at:

Those working in the Lifting Operations industry planning and controlling lifts. There are no formal entry requirements in terms of qualifications, however, you must be working as an AP within the lifting industry. Click on the link below to complete the Skill Scan below and provide photographic ID.

Units:

To achieve the LEVEL 5 NVQ DIPLOMA IN CONTROLLING LIFTING OPERATIONS & PLANNING LIFTS, there are 7 mandatory units.

APPOINTED PERSON

Assessment:

  • The assessor will support you in completing your portfolio
  • Evidence includes a Witness Testimony and relevant site and H&S documentation
  • Completion in 8 – 12 weeks, providing you have the time
  • Write or record answers to knowledge units via a discussion

CERTIFICATE: Your CITB recognised certificate will be emailed to you upon completion and you can apply for your Blue CPCS card. Before applying for your 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 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations & Planning Lifts – Appointed Person

  • Demonstrates commitment to personal and professional development
  • Increased earning potential
  • Demonstrates knowledge and competence to an industry standard
  • Access to the Blue CPCS card

What is the Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations qualification?

The Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations is one of the most popular NVQs that we offer and will help candidates demonstrate their knowledge and skills in relation to lifting operations and developing and maintaining good working relationships.

This NVQ has been put together for those who are already working in the lifting operations industry and are planning and controlling lifts as an Appointed Person, as part of their day-to-day responsibilities. To find out if this NVQ is suitable for you, please get in touch.

What are the key responsibilities of an Appointed Person within lifting operations?

By UK law, all lifting operations must have an Appointed Person. You may also see them referred to as a competent person, but appointed person is the preferred term in lifting operations. The AP is responsible for the execution and safety of the lifting operation, and their job typically involves:

  • Planning all lifting operations on site
  • Approving all relevant risk assessments
  • Providing instructions to other employees where necessary
  • Supervising all aspects of the lifting operation where possible
  • Consulting with all relevant authorities
  • Ensuring that the work is carried out safely

How can obtaining this qualification benefit individuals and organisations involved in lifting operations?

For individuals, obtaining the Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations will allow them to gain an industry-recognised qualification once they have gained their A61 Appointed Person CPCS card or equivalent. Once they have obtained the NVQ, they will see an increase in their earning potential and will be able to access the blue card.

At an organisation-wide level, the Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations demonstrates your businesses’ commitment to personal and professional development. It also signals a high level of knowledge and competency amongst your team members. Plus, they will be completing the qualification as they work – leading to less downtime. The Level 4 in Controlling Lifting Operations – Crane Supervisor can be added as an extra unit to this NVQ.

Mandatory Units

M/503/2915
Developing and maintaining good occupational working relationships
J/504/8747
Planning Lifting Activities Using Cranes and/or Lifting Equipment
R/504/8749
Planning and Establishing Health, Safety, Welfare and Environmental Systems
M/504/8547
Planning Activities and Resources to Meet Work Requirements
M/600/7328
Evaluating and Selecting Work Methods to Meet Project Requirements
Y/600/7331
Planning the Preparation of the Site for the Project or Operation
Y/600/7341
Identifying, Allocating and Planning the Deployment and Use of Plant, Equipment or Machinery
CSCS-Cards

Complete the Skill Scan by clicking here

Apply for the relevant CSCS card
Can be done remotely
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Fast turn around 4 to 8 weeks
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