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Appointed Person Lifting Operations Level 5 NVQ

About this NVQ

Qualification title
Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts
Lifting Operations Planner
The Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts qualification provides a nationally recognised qualification for individuals who specialise in planning the preparation of site and work activities and planning the lifting activities using cranes and/or lifting equipment to demonstrate their competence as an Appointed Person.

This qualification is suitable for workers who require the qualification to meet legislative requirements, workers who are looking to progress into a supervisory position and people who wish to enhance their career prospects.

Qualification Structure

To achieve the qualification candidates must complete ALL of the Mandatory units.
What is the Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts?
The Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts is a vocational qualification that assesses the knowledge, skills, and competence of individuals involved in planning lifting operations.
Who is the qualification for?
This qualification is suitable for individuals who are involved in planning lifting operations in a variety of industries, including construction, manufacturing, and logistics.
What are the entry requirements for the qualification?
There are no specific entry requirements for the qualification, but it is recommended that candidates have some experience in the lifting operations industry.
How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is assessed through a combination of practical assessments and written assignments. Candidates will need to demonstrate their knowledge and competence in planning lifting operations.
What will I learn during the qualification?
You will learn a range of skills and knowledge related to planning lifting operations, including:
• How to interpret and use lifting plans and risk assessments
• How to select and use appropriate lifting equipment
• How to communicate effectively with team members and stakeholders
• How to manage and monitor lifting operations
• How to ensure compliance with relevant health and safety regulations
What are the career prospects after completing the qualification?
The Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts can lead to a range of career opportunities, including roles such as lifting operations manager, site manager, and health and safety officer. It can also lead to further qualifications and training in the lifting operations industry. This can also lead towards a Blue CPCS card ( in addition there is a requirement to attend an approved CPCS training course)
Can I apply for a CPCS card upgrade on completion?
Yes, If you currently hold the CPCS red trained operator card, having attended an approved CPCS Appointed Persons training course.
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