What is the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations - Slinger/Signaller?
The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations - Slinger/Signaller is a vocational qualification designed for individuals working in the construction industry. It is focused on developing the skills and knowledge required to safely and effectively control lifting operations as a slinger/signaller.
What is a slinger/signaller?
A slinger/signaller is a role in the construction industry responsible for ensuring the safe movement and positioning of loads during lifting operations. Slinger/signallers work closely with crane operators and provide clear and accurate signals to guide the lifting process.
How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is typically assessed through a combination of on-site assessment and portfolio building. An assessor will observe and evaluate the candidate's performance in real work environments, and the candidate will compile a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate their competence in various aspects of controlling lifting operations.
Can I apply for a CPCS card on completion
Yes, You can be eligible for the CPCS Blue Skilled Workers card, as long as you have completed the relevant Health and Safety Test within 2 years of applying for the card. Please contact Workforce Skills Support for further CSCS Experienced, Trainee card information and additional training needed to support card applications.