The Lifting Academy Limited is a fully accredited National Vocational Qualifications assessment centre and we specialise in delivering qualifications for controlling lifting operations.
National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs) are competence-based qualifications which are a mandatory part of the Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) and the National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS).
After successfully completing the CPCS/NPORS technical test the candidate is awarded a Trained Operator card. This card is valid for only 2 years. To upgrade a Trained Operator card, the card holder must achieve the relevant NVQ within the 2 years validity of the card .
At The Lifting Academy Limited we deliver the following National Vocational Qualifications.
Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts (Construction)
CPCS category A61, NPORS category N401 Appointed Person
Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Supervising Lifts (Construction)
CPCS category A62, NPORS category N405 – Crane/Lifting Operations Supervisor
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Slinger/Signaller (Construction)
CPCS category A40, NPORS category N402 – Slinger/Signaller
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plant Operations (Construction) – Cranes and Specialist Lifting (Mobile Cranes)
CPCS category A60, NPORS category N101 – Mobile Crane
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Plant Operations – Attachments (Lorry Loader Crane)
CPCS category A36, NPORS category N107 – Lorry Loader