CPCS and Health & Safety Training Courses

Interested in developing your training skills? Look no further... CISTC offer a wide range of construction based CPCS and Health & Safety Training Courses to help you further develop your career or provide you with the stepping stones to start one. Contact us on 01252 855433 to find out how we can help you.

CPCS Courses

What is CPCS?

The Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) provides skills cards for the plant sector of the construction industry. CPCS covers a large range of plant and plant-related categories, and more are being continually added.

Red CPCS Trained Operator Card

 

 

 

 

 

The Red Trained Operator Card confirms a level of essential operational skills, knowledge, and understanding that can be applied in the workplace until measured as competent against national standards.
Experienced and able Operators may hold a trained Operator card whilst being equated against national standards through an SVQ or NVQ.
This card is valid for two years and may be extended when working towards the completion of a SVQ or NVQ. This card is non-renewable.

Blue CPCS Trained Operator Card

 

 

 

 

 

The CPCS Blue Competent Operator Card confirms you have demonstrated a level of Health, Safety, and Environment awareness through the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test. Underpinning knowledge through a CPCS theory test, operating ability through a CPCS practical test and operating competence on the type of plant evidenced by a SVQ or NVQ.
The Blue CPCS Competent Operator Card is valid for 5 years and is renewable.

Please see below the different CPCS training courses that we offer at CISTC.

If you would like further information about any CPCS courses please contact us.

CPCS A73 Plant and Vehicle Marshaller

This 3 day course is for people responsible for the movement of plant and vehicles on construction sites.

You will learn how to prepare for vehicle movement and guidance, communication, plant hazards and ground conditions, work area layout and positioning.

This course will cover the following areas-

 

2 days training – classroom lessons and practical exercises.
1 day […]

A40 Signaller Slinger CPCS Course

This A40 Signaller Slinger CPCS training course is for Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

We offer 2 types of courses:-

A40 Novice- this is a 2 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no experience.

A40 Experienced – this is a […]

A60 Mobile Crane CPCS Course

This A60 Mobile Crane CPCS Course will teach you how to operate a mobile crane safely and productively.

You gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card) on passing the CPCS technical test at the end of the course.

In addition, you will need to undertake a level Health & Safety test within 2 years.

 

On all […]

A62 Crane Supervisor CPCS Course

This A62 Crane Supervisor CPCS Course will enable you to undertake the duties of a crane supervisor as defined by the appointed person. You will learn how to comply with legislation, regulations, Codes of Practice and industrial requirements.

You gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card) on passing the CPCS technical tests at the […]

A59 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes CPCS Course

This A59 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes CPCS Course is for Excavator Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

We offer 2 types of courses:-

A59 Novice – at least a 4 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no experience.

A59 Experienced – this is […]

A09 Forward Tipping Dumper CPCS Course

This A09 Forward Tipping Dumper training course is for Dumper Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.
We offer 2 types of Forward Tipping Dumper training courses:-

A09 Novice – this is a 1 or 2 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no […]

A17C Telescopic Handler CPCS Course

This A17C Telescopic Handler training course (telehandler training) is for Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

We offer 2 types of courses:-

A17C Novice – this is a 3 or 4 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no experience.

A17C Experienced – this is a 1 […]

A31 Ride On Roller CPCS Course

This CPCS A31 Ride on Roller training course is for Dumper Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

We offer 2 types of courses:-

A31 Novice – this is a 1 or 2 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no experience.

A31 Experienced – […]

A58 360 Excavator Below 10 Tonnes CPCS Course

This A58 360 Excavator Below 10 Tonnes CPCS Course is for Excavator Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

We offer 2 types of courses:-

A58 Novice- this is a 3 or 4 day course plus 1 day for testing for operators with little to no experience.

A58 Experienced – […]

A23 Skid Steer Loader CPCS Course

This A23 Skid Steer Loader training course is for Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

In addition, you will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Finally, the next step is CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 2.

 
On all the CPCS and CITB courses that […]

A25 Mobile Elevating Platforms Scissor Course

This A25 Mobile Elevating Platforms Scissor training course is for Dumper Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

In addition, you will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Finally, the next step is to gain a CPCS blue competence card and an NVQ […]

A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Course

This course is for A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

You will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Next step – CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 2.

On all the CPCS and CITB courses that we offer, […]

A36 Lorry Loader CPCS Course

This A36 Lorry Loader training course is for Lorry Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

 

In addition, you will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Next step – CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 2.

 
On all the CPCS and CITB courses […]

A61 Appointed Person CPCS Course

This  CPCS A61 Appointed Person training course is for operators who want to take a CPCS test to obtain their Red Trained Operator Card.

In addition,  you will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Next step – CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 5.

On all the CPCS and CITB courses that […]