Controlling Lifting Operations NVQs

Our SQA Controlling Lifting Operations NVQs at Levels 2, 4 & 5 enable Slinger Signallers, Lift Supervisors and Lift Planners (Appointed Persons) to access Blue CPCS cards.

These NVQs are a fantastic way of developing yourself and will undoubtedly lead to further progression in the industry.

Individuals will be assessed on-site by one of our specialist Controlling Lifting Operations assessors, all of whom have vast industry experience.

CADUK also offer a one-day on-site assessment method for these qualifications. This method of assessment is ideal for people who’s Red CPCS cards are coming up for renewal therefore require a replacement card very quickly.

This fast-track assessment is however only available to established, experienced lifting personnel and is not suitable for those still developing their abilities in this occupation.

Blue CPCS Card - Controlling Lifting Operations NVQ

Why should I complete an NVQ?

These qualifications in Controlling Lifting Operations are aimed at individuals that already hold the Red (trained operator) CPCS card and need to upgrade to the Blue (competent operator) CPCS card.

These NVQs help you make progress in your career, increase your employability and earning potential.

What are the benefits of a Lifting Operations NVQ?

Provides access to the CPCS (Competent Operator) Blue Card
Increased earning potential
Ensures that the individual is complying with CDM Regulations
Demonstrates competence to industry’s occupational standard
Demonstrates a commitment to professional development
Increased work opportunities in the UK and abroad

Frequently Asked Questions

CADUK fully utilise technology to offer a unique one-day assessment delivered on-site. This on-site assessment incorporates four methods of assessment – professional discussion, witness testimony, observation of performance and inspection of work products.

This method of assessment is ideal for people who’s red CPCS cards are coming up for renewal therefore require a replacement card very quickly.

Generally the learner will have the certificate of achievement delivered to their home address within 10 days. This certificate will be required to apply for the Blue CPCS card.

If the CPCS card is required urgently, we provide a bespoke service to enables the candidate to apply for their CPCS blue card within 2 days of the successful assessment taking place. The candidate therefore will not need to wait for the certificate to arrive by post.

No. NVQs aren’t about how good you are at exams, they are about how good you are at work. NVQs never involve written tests, they don’t involve trick questions – they are designed to let your skills, knowledge and experience shine through in practical ways.

NVQs relate to the real world and many certificate holders and their employers will tell you that this is their main advantage. NVQs are not about going back to school. They are about going where you want to go in your career.

There are no formal entry requirements for these Controlling Lifting Operations NVQs, however potential candidates must:

  1. Already hold the relevant red CPCS card.
  2. Have at least 6 months experience in the role.
  3. Be able to demonstrate to us that they can meet the skills and knowledge requirements of the NVQ prior to enrolment.

We will never enrol any learner onto an NVQ program until we have confirmed that the qualification is actually achievable.

No. Our prices include the registration fees, administration costs and VAT.

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Carl Robinson
DRG Interior and Building Solutions Ltd
"I Achieved an NVQ Level 3 occupational works supervisor which has lead to employment as an assistant site manager. A very big Thank you to all at CADUK, this has also now given me the drive to continue my journey to hopefully gain a level 6 qualification in construction management".
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Select Electrical (GB) Limited
"The service I received was brilliant from start to finish. The assessor that came to site was a fellow of the institute of building and was extremely professional and knowledgable. I would recommend the level 3 nvq fast track route CAD UK offer to anyone looking for professional qualification and a CSCS card."
Michael Lloyd
Lloyd Renovations Ltd
"I had an onsite assessment with CADUK for my Level 3 NVQ. The assessor was very helpful and guided me through the assessment process. The actual assessment process only took one day although there is some preparation to do beforehand. Within 2 weeks of the assessment I had my Gold CSCS card! Thanks CADUK"
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SGI Management Limited
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DW Gates Ltd
"CADUK were supportive and professional throughout my NVQ. My assessor was experienced, knowledgeable and helped steer me through the course.

A big thank you to all at CADUK. I would highly recommend them to anyone who wants to advance their career in Construction"

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Ensigna Construction Limited
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