NVQ Level 2 Plant Operations – Slinger/Signaller

The CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller – Endorsement A qualification is designed for individuals with limited or no experience who want to learn to operate a slinger signaller. On passing the technical tests, the CPCS trained operator card (red card) is applied for on the candidate’s behalf.

Course content A40

  • Establish the weight and dimensions of loads and communicate this information to the crane operator
  • Select appropriate lifting tackle and attach and detach it correctly and safely
  • Use clear and unambiguous signals to direct the actions of a crane moving loads of various weights and dimensions
  • Determine the serviceability of lifting accessories, and maintain and store them.

The entry requirements for the CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller – Endorsement A course are as follows:

  • Candidates must have passed the CITB Health, safety and environment test within the previous 23 months before the course start date.
  • Candidates should have a good understanding of spoken and written English to effectively participate in the training.

The CPCS A40 Slinger Signaller – Endorsement A course has a duration of 4 days.
This includes 3 days of learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises, followed by 1 day of assessment which involves CPCS technical tests.

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