specialist

Plant Operations - Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant Level 2 -

Objectives

To achieve a nationally recognised qualification in the industry sector.

Who is this course for?

This NVQ is aimed at people who specialise in operating cranes and other lifting plant. It is available to anyone who is aged 19 – 65 and in employment. 

An NVQ is a practical, work-based qualification that is recognised by employers throughout the UK. An NVQ will enable employees to develop and improve their skills, allowing employers to prove competency in their workforce. NVQs can assist in recruitment and retention, increase productivity, demonstrate quality to potential clients and boost morale and motivation.
TDB Training has access to government funds which means in most cases we can deliver this training at no cost.

Unit content

The candidate is required to complete the two mandatory units as well as an agreed selection of the optional units.

  • Conforming to Efficient Working Practices in the Workplace
  • Conforming to General Safety in the Workplace
  • Erecting and Dismantling Plant (Cranes and Rigs) in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Carrying Out Plant Operations from a Barge in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Compact Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Container Handlers to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Excavator Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Hoists to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Lorry Loaders or Knuckle Boom Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Overhead Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Pedestrian Operated Tower Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Self Propelled Modular Transporters to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Skip Handlers to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Specialised Powered Tools and Equipment in the Workplace
  • Setting Out Secondary Dimensional Work Control inthe Workplace
Course duration

22 – 30 Weeks