To provide candidates with the knowledge and understanding of the role and responsibility of the Appointed Person.
This 5-day course is available both in-person and online, suitable for supervisors and managers with responsibility for lifting operations.
This course will give you an understanding of the appointed person’s responsibilities and how to fulfil them.
On passing the technical tests, you gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card).
If you already hold the CPCS Code A40 Slinger/Signaller, you will also achieve the CPCS Code A62 Crane Supervisor qualification.
Following successful completion of the course candidates will have the knowledge to prepare and implement safe systems of work for lifting operations, including writing risk assessments and method statements and drawings.
CPCS Appointed Persons Management Course, Health Safety & Environment Test for Managers and Professionals (MAP), evidence of a pass is required (within 2 years) before attending this course online or in person.
The CPCS Appointed Persons Management Course, Health Safety & Environment Test for Managers and Professionals (MAP) is a 45-minute touch screen 50 question multiple-choice test. Available at Pearson Vue test centres around the UK, locate and book your test here: https://www.citb.co.uk/courses-and-qualifications/hse-test-and-cards/
Revision is recommended for the Health & Safety Test; revision books, DVDs and downloads are available from the CITB store.
In addition, it is a prerequisite for this course to have a good understanding of spoken and written English.